Due to unprecedented demand for Psychology programmes for 2022, it is necessary to put some measures in place regarding entry to Postgraduate programmes with specialisations in Psychology. Returning postgraduate Psychology students who are eligible for progression, and have applied for entry by 15 November will receive offers of place by 10 December. In the new year, applications from  returning students will be considered as they apply. Applications from students who are new to postgraduate study and have applied for a place in a Psychology specialisation by 15 November will be considered for an offer of place by 10 December.  Applications received between 16 November and 10 January 2022, will be considered for an offer of place by  28 January. Subject to demand, some postgraduate psychology specialisations may be closed to new enrolments.

Postgraduate study in psychology

Postgraduate study at Massey School of Psychology offers an exciting variety of courses and programmes in a supportive and friendly environment.

We offer a range of postgraduate diplomas, master's degrees and doctoral qualifications in psychology. Most are available part-time or full-time to fit with your other commitments.

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Application process

Find out how to apply for postgraduate study, including entry requirements, important dates and application forms.

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Block mode teaching

Most postgraduate psychology courses are taught in block mode. You need to attend the University for a four- or five-day contact workshop for each taught course, but can study from home for the rest of the semester.

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Clinical Psychology Service

How to become a registered psychologist

Research surveys

Postgraduate prospectus