18 months
24000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Counselling from Torrens University Australia provides a postgraduate qualification that builds upon existing knowledge of interpersonal communication. 

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The Master of Counselling from Torrens University Australia  has been designed to prepare you for employment in a role that leverages your counselling and coaching skills within a specialist work environment. The importance of digital counselling – including virtual counselling and using apps – is explored within our changing environment. Self-care, developing resilience, understanding mental health, and exploring theoretical underpinnings of counselling are all covered.

Career Pathways:

  • Private Practice 
  • Counselling  
  • Addictions Counselling 
  • Case Management 
  • Child and Family work 
  • Community Services 
  • Research 
  • Corporate health consultancy 
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Writing for journals, textbooks and media

Programme Structure

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Support clients with a range of issues within ethical and professional requirements
  • Understand and apply psychosocial wellbeing to practice
  • Deepen and broaden your communication skills
  • Apply theories and practical skills to personal lived experience 
  • Apply theory and practice skills to demonstrate self-care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 102916G  

  • Australian bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study or equivalent, or
  • Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent in a non-related field of study and the completion of the Torrens University Work Life Entry Form and successful completion of the Torrens University Graduate Certificate in Counselling; and
  • Academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36000 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • Domestic: $2,620 AUD 

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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