International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 6, Issue 10, Part H (2020)
Psychological impact of COVID – 19 pandemic Lockdown on college students: An exploratory research
The purpose of the present research was to investigate the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on college students during third week of lockdown 1. For this purpose 190 students (100 female and 90 male) from Patna town were selected. The Depression Anxiety Stress Scale (DASS-42) was employed to assess symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress. An online survey was fulfilled by the students. Mild to extremely severe scores of stress, anxiety, and depression were reported by 46.84%, 53.16% and 60% of the respondents, respectively. It was found that female students were under more stress, anxiety and depression than male students.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Khurshid Jahan. Psychological impact of COVID – 19 pandemic Lockdown on college students: An exploratory research. Int J Appl Res 2020;6(10):476-481.