You are welcome to join NAOP for 2018. The membership drive will open in end of November, 2017.  

Full Members of NAOP should have a Master’s degree in Psychology or related disciplines and be involved in one or more aspects related to teaching, research and practice. Those without a Master degree in psychology or related disciplines (including students in psychology at Bachelor or Master level and others who are practitioners without a master degree in psychology or related disciplines) can become Associate Members without voting rights. All prospective members have to go through the application process and will become a Member or Associate Member  of the Academy with the payment of the prescribed dues. A person shall continue to be a member so long as the annual dues are regularly paid. A person shall cease to be a member either by default or by unanimous decision of the Working Committee. 


Membership period is January-December for a given year.  You are welcome to join NAOP. Membership includes subscription to the journal Psychological Studies published jointly by Springer and NAOP. Please see instructions below.

Incase you are not sure whether you are eligible to apply for membership, please send an email to to check before paying the fees.

Fees For full membership:  Annual: Rs. 750 /-   and for five Years: Rs. 3500 /-
Fees For Associate Members: Annual: Rs. 600 /-

Mode of payment of dues : Internet Bank Transfer

Bank payment details:

Bank Name State bank of india
A/C NO. 10043545145
branch code 08778 South Campus New Delhi
IFSC:  SBIN0008778

You need to send the bank receipt so please keep a copy of the bank transaction when you do the fund transfer.



For members

You can add/vote on a poll, discuss and use the forum and you are welcome to write an article focused on any research topic related to psychology on our blog typically between 250 to 450 words on research related to psychology (or you can email the article for publishing in the blog to with the subject line 'NAOP Blog').


Past members (those who want to renew their membership)

Continue supporting NAOP by renewing your membership. Subject to other provisions of the statutes, the persons who become Associate Members or Full Members can keep their membership on payment of the membership fees. 

  • Please deposit the membership fees online via bank transfer to NAOP as per your membership category and send (a) the copy of the receipt of the bank transaction for paying the membership fees and (b) your personal details including Name, Email, Contact Address, Phone number via email to the



For those who want to apply for new membership (if you haven't applied before) these are the steps.

Join the premier group of psychologists and associated professionals in India. New membership shall be conferred on a psychologist by invitation/nomination/application.  

  • Step 1: First deposit the memebrship fees. After depositing the fees online (for details regarding payment of fees, see above information about bank account), please send the following information via email to the : (a) the copy of the receipt of the bank transaction for paying the membership fees, (b) scanned copy of your highest educational degree and (c) your personal details including Name, Email, Contact Address, Phone number.
  • Step 2: Once your payment is confirmed, your account shall be created by the treasurer with your email address from which you send the email. You will receive an email with a  username and password to login.  Please print this email and keep for your records (which serves as a receipt of payment also). After logging in, please fill in all your details.​ Please note that the responsibility of updated and correct information rests with the member. Kindly provide a complete contact address so that you can receive all communications. [If you face any issues, email to]


* If anybody requires a receipt for logistical official purposes, you can email the and send a request for sending a receipt.