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How to apply for postgraduate psychology programmes.
Find the University's key dates, including dates for: enrolment, semesters, fee payment, examinations, graduation ceremonies, open days, orientation programmes and information evenings.
The School of Psychology Postgraduate Prospectus provides more detailed information about programmes and courses, although block course dates for 2019 are yet to be finalised.
If you are applying for a selected entry programme in the School of Psychology (i.e. the Clinical Psychology Training Programme, the Postgraduate Diploma in Psychological Practice, the Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Organisational Psychology, or Health Psychology), you must apply separately for entry to the program (see deadlines and How to Apply instructions below) and also apply for admission. You will not be able to apply for courses (papers) until you have received and accepted an Offer of Place.
1 October 2018
Deadline for applications for Postgraduate Diploma in Psychological Practice. (Interviews to be held 29th Oct - 2nd November 2018, but subject to change)
Deadline for applications for Clinical Psychology Training Programme. (Interviews to be held at each campus mid to late November 2018)
Deadline for applications for Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Organisational Psychology. (Interviews to be held 1st and 2nd November 2018 via Zoom video conference facility)
9 December 2018
Deadline for applications to the School for entry into the Health Psychology endorsement programme.
25 January 2019 (Domestic students and returning international students)
31 October 2018 (New international students living outside New Zealand)
Deadline for applications for Semester One Applying for admission.
If your application is received after this date it will be processed but you may not be able to commence your studies until Semester Two.
17 June 2019 (Domestic students and returning international students)
1 May 2019 (New international students living outside New Zealand)
Deadline for applications for Semester Two Applying for admission.
If your application is received after this date it will be processed but you may not be able to commence your studies until the next academic year.
1 November 2019 (Domestic students and returning international students)
31 October 2019 (New international students living outside New Zealand)
Deadline for applications for Summer School Applying for admission
The dates above may differ for international students who have previously studied through Massey University. Please refer to the current information at Massey University enrolment dates. International students who are new to Massey University MUST apply through the International Office (firstname.lastname@example.org). International students should apply as early as possible as it can take considerable time to verify overseas qualifications.
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Last updated on Monday 06 August 2018