24 months
39600 AUD/year
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The Master of Psychological Science (Research) offered at La Trobe University enables you to pursue research in any area you are appropriately qualified in. Research areas include but are not limited to: autism spectrum disorders, clinical and health psychology, behavioural neuroscience and neuropsychology, cognitive and developmental psychology and social and intercultural psychology. 

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Career outcomes

This Master of Psychological Science (Research) from La Trobe University will equip you with the tools and knowledge to pursue a research-related career in higher education, government, or the public health sector. It can also serve as a pathway into a PhD.

Programme Structure

Areas of study:

  • autism spectrum disorders
  • clinical and health psychology 
  • behavioural neuroscience and neuropsychology
  • cognitive and developmental psychology
  • social and intercultural psychology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 071896M  

  • The minimum academic requirement for entry to a Masters by research at La Trobe is a three year Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline completed within the last ten years with a weighted average mark in the final year of 65 or above.

Tuition Fee

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    39600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39600 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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