24 months
4858 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Masters in Counselling programme from HELP University covers all the main areas of study required of a professional counsellor. 


About the program

It addresses issues in social psychology, developmental psychology, the helping relationship, testing and assessment, group work, research methodology, ethics in the helping profession, career guidance and development, and practical work. The Counselling programme is offered at HELP University.

The curriculum is also structured according to the requirements of the Standards and Requirements of Training for Counsellors 2003-2010 as set by the Malaysian Board of Counsellors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Development Across The Lifespan
  • Social Diversity and Multicultural Counselling
  • Theories of Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Theoty and Practice of Career Counselling
  • Techniques and the Process of Counselling
  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Group Process
  • Testing and Assessment
  • Career Information and Career Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree of at least 3 years’ study in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 or equivalent preferred but not necessarily with industry experience.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • National

    4858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9717 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Local fees RM41,100

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /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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