The University of Melbourne

Master of Psychiatry (Online)

The University of Melbourne

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

With the need to improve the delivery of psychiatric care to a broader cross-section of the community, the University of Melbourne's renowned Master of Psychiatry course is now being offered online using the latest technology and interactive learning platforms.Delivered by the Department of Psychiatry and fully accredited by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP), this course is ideal for medical practitioners looking for the opportunity to advance their psychiatry knowledge, skills and career in psychiatry.As well as exploring the latest cutting-edge theoretical concepts in psychiatry and their relationship to clinical practice, you will also develop a broad understanding of the cultural and sociocultural differences that exist in our community and geographical region, and their relationship to individuals and mental illness.


150 points of study delivered online over three years part time. Students must complete six core subjects and four selective subjects.


  • Psychiatry

Standard entry requirements

  • A postgraduate coursework Doctor of Medicine, orAn undergraduate degree in medicine, or equivalent
  • AndAt least one year of documented experience as a practising doctor
  • AndHold current medical registration in the country where the applicant is working.


Accredited by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Domestic: $32,786
International: $32,786
  • Part-time : 3 years

Further information

Students are required to attend an assessment.

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