University of Newcastle

Master of Professional Psychology

University of Newcastle

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00109J

The Master of Professional Psychology is a professional qualification for those who wish to practice as a Registered Psychologist. Through intensive psychological training and education, graduates will be skilled in applying advanced psychological learnings competently and ethically across a broad range of professional settings.You will enhance your theoretical skills and learn to use relevant principles and methods to assist people with a range of behavioural problems, taking into account social and cultural diversity, current relevant legal frameworks, mental health practice standards and codes of ethical practice.


80 units


  • Professional Psychology
  • General Psychology
  • Psychology

Standard entry requirements

  • Successful completion of an AQF Level 8 four-year APAC accredited sequence (or equivalent), completed within the last 10 years
  • And Eligibility for provisional registration with the Psychology Registration Board of Australia
  • And Completion of an application portfolio, including at least two references
  • And Completion of Interview.


Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Callaghan Domestic: $29,705
International: $44,510
Newcastle City Precinct Domestic: $62,720
International: $93,980
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 1 year

Fee comments

Campuses: Callaghan, Newcastle City Precinct.

Fees are indicative and subject to variation.

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