24 months
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28501 USD/year
5415 USD/year
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About

This Master of Health Psychology from University of Auckland prepares you for jobs in research or health businesses, and/or entry into at the health psychology PhD programme. Also prepares you for application to the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology, which provides specific training in clinical health psychology and a route to Registered Health Psychologist status. 

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Overview

This two-year postgraduate programme provides a strong background in the theoretical, methodological and practical applications of health psychology.

The Master of Health Psychology from University of Auckland  will equip you with a sound knowledge base and high-quality research skills needed to design and carry out effective health psychology research and interventions in healthcare settings.

You will be able to evaluate the effectiveness of intervention programmes and be sophisticated in the use of methodological approaches in the health area.

Career 

The MHealthPsych prepares students for entry to the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology, which provides specific training in clinical health psychology and a route to Registered Health Psychologist status. 

Other opportunities include research and health promotion careers within hospital, private or university environments. We advise that the University of Auckland is not involved in the employment of graduates and can make no guarantee of post-qualification registration or employment in New Zealand or any other country.

Jobs related to this programme

  • Clinical Health Psychologist
  • Community Health Psychologist
  • Occupational Health Psychologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Psychology
  • Research Methods in Health Psychology
  • Health Psychology Assessment 
  • Health Psychology Interventions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in arts or science with a major in psychology at a recognised university (or similar institution), with a GPE of 5.0 in your final year of study. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28501 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28501 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5415 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5415 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$9,193.20
  • International: NZ$48,386

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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