16 months
28634 USD/year
7196 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Take your understanding of human behaviour to the next level with postgraduate study at Victoria University of Wellington's School of Psychology.


Key facts

Tailor your studies to suit your interests and career goals—choose from a wide range of courses in Psychology covering cognitive, behavioural, social, developmental, cross-cultural, clinical, forensic, personality, and neuroscientific topics and approaches.

Study in Victoria University of Wellington's world-class facilities including specialised Psychology laboratories and learn from lecturers with international reputations as leaders in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health promotion
  • Lifestyles and behaviours linked to wellbeing
  • Experiences of illness and disease
  • Managing long term conditions
  • Relationships with health professionals
  • Professional psychology practice.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An average grade of at least B in one of the following: Bachelor of Health in Health Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Graduate Diploma in Health (Health Psychology specialisation), or Graduate Diploma in Psychology. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28634 USD per year during 16 months.
  • National

    7196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7196 USD per year during 16 months.
  • NZ$9,996 national
  • NZ$39,771 international

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /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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