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You will have completed a Masters or Doctoral degree specialising in Industrial/Organisational Psychology, which includes a 120-credit thesis, from a New Zealand tertiary institution or similarly recognised institution overseas and have admission to Postgraduate Study. In addition, you will be in employment (paid or unpaid) in an organisation where your activities require engaging in significant I/O issues.
Note: This is a selected entry programme with limited places available. Meeting entry requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the programme. The School of Psychology Graduate Prospectus and web pages contain detailed information regarding this programme
Massey University is currently implementing a new admission system. As applications close earlier than usual for this specialist programme, amended information has been included under the 2017 Psychology pages to allow for applications to be made well in advance of the closing date.
Applications close 2 October 2017 for the 2018 intake. You will need to submit your documentation well in advance of the closing date.
NOTE: If you are applying close to the deadline you will need to ensure your referees are advised, as their report must be received by the above date.
Please register your interest by emailing your contact details to the School of Psychology prior to completing the online application.
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
Once interviewed, successful applicants will be advised of their acceptance into the programme. You will then need to apply to the New Zealand Psychologists Board (NZPB) for registration as an intern psychologist in order to be able to commence your internship.
Full information can be found on the New Zealand Psychologists Board website. The final decision for registration is at the discretion of the Psychologist’s’ Board.
Courses to the value of 120 credits as follows. This diploma involves supervised full-time practical work for a period of one academic year, or its part-time equivalent in an approved organisation.
These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates
We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.
To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.
If you already know which courses you are going to take, you can use our Fees calculator to get an estimate of your fees.
You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.
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