30 months
9240 EUR/year
8640 EUR/year
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The Counselling Psychology programme from University of Nicosia aims to train students in a variety of theoretical viewpoints from different fields in psychology and teach them the skills to practice effectively with different populations. 

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The main goal of this Counselling Psychology programme from University of Nicosia is to train students to design and conduct research and apply the knowledge from this research effectively into practice. Of outmost importance is that the students develop an ethical professional identity that will guide their work as researchers and practitioners.


The Master of Science degree programme in Counselling Psychology is built upon the scientist-practitioner model of education and training where science and practice are viewed as complementary and interdependent. The programme aims to integrate the academic, research, and professional components of counselling psychology into a programme that promotes knowledge, experience, and sensitivity to the tradition of counselling psychology that prepares students for careers as professional psychologists in Cyprus and other European countries. With the completion of this programme, students have all the necessary qualifications for admissions to programmes of doctoral study in Cyprus or abroad.

Career Prospects

On successful completion of the programme graduates will be able to work in different professional settings in the private or public sector since their degree can give them license to work in Cyprus as Counselling Psychologists.

Potential employment opportunities include positions at:  different Counselling centres, clinics, schools, business sector, private office and in the public sectors Counselling Psychologists can now be employed in clinics, hospitals or other organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult Psychopathology
  • Advanced Statistics and Research Methods 
  • Theories and Models of Psychotherapy
  • Psychometric Assessment
  • Multicultural Issues and Diversity
  • Theories of Career Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application Deadlines for European and Local Students - Please call the Office of Admissions


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


150 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

The minimum requirement for admission into a Masters degree programme is a Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university. In addition to the minimum requirements, special admission requirements may apply for various departments. Please consult the website for an updated list of specific requirements. Further, students applying from selected countries may be required to have additional qualifications. The Office of Admissions will guide all applicants throughout the admission process.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 EUR for the full programme during 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8640 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21600 EUR for the full programme during 30 months.

Living costs for Nicosia

576 - 866 EUR /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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