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This is a selected entry programme. Applications close 1 October of the preceding year. No late applications will be accepted.
Students must ensure that all documentation is supplied 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 closing date.
Please register your interest by emailing your contact details to the School of Psychology prior to completing the online application.
To gain admission to the Doctor of Clinical Psychology you need to meet all of the following conditions:
For more information about the admission and registration process, Read the Doctoral Web Book for the Doctor of Clinical Psychology.
You will need to submit the documentation listed below:
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
You will follow a parts-based course of study, which consists of courses and a thesis, totalling at least 360 credits:
o presentation of a proposal at a confirmation event
o defending a thesis in an oral examination
o demonstrating the competencies required of a Professional Clinical Psychologist at a practical oral examination.
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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