The vision of the Centre of Applied Psychology (CAP) is to
become a national and regional centre of excellence in
the research area of applied psychology.
To promote and pursue a rigorous R&D approach towards
producing cutting edge research and expertise.
To collaborate with various stakeholders for ensuring the
maximum utilization of resources and expertise in the
selected applied psychology disciplines.
To inculcate appreciation of the rich diversity of research
interest among academic staff and stakeholders, and
abiding concern for the betterment of humans and the
In carrying out its mission, CAP is committed to:
Encourage multi and inter-disciplinary research among
academic staff in applied psychology disciplines that
fosters interaction and cooperation with various
stakeholders (internal and external) in producing
Become an avenue for students and staff to plan, discuss
and democratically chart the evolution of R&D both
within the university and out.
Develop undergraduate and postgraduate academic
apprentices through exposure to the activities of the
Promote a culture of intellectual socialization among
academic staff in the applied psychology disciplines
with the society and region.
Support ongoing research projects by staff and students
through administrative and managerial assistances in
realizing their full potential