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Counselling Psychology

University of Nicosia

M.Sc. On Campus
30 months
9240 EUR/year
9060 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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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 program in Counseling Psychology is built upon the scientist-practitioner model of education and training where science and practice are viewed as complementary and interdependent. 

The program aims to integrate the academic, research, and professional components of counseling psychology into a program that promotes knowledge, experience, and sensitivity to the tradition of counseling psychology that prepares students for careers as professional psychologists in Cyprus and other European countries. 

With the completion of this program students have all the necessary qualifications for admissions to programs of doctoral study in Cyprus or abroad.

Career Prospects:

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

Potential employment opportunities include:

In different Counseling centers, clinics, schools, business sector, private office and in the public sectors Counseling Psychologists can now be employed in clinics, hospitals or different organizations.

Access to Further Studies:

Upon graduation, students may have direct access to further postgraduate (PhD, or PsyD) studies mainly in Counseling Psychology or Clinical Psychology (depending on the University).

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




150 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application Form
  • A copy of your passport (page with your personal details and photo)
  • Academic Records (True copy of the original)
  • Two Letters of recommendation/reference from professors or employers (for Masters and Doctorate applicants only). Certain programmes have additional requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae–CV (for Masters and Doctorate applicants only)
  • Personal Statement (for Masters and Doctorate applicants only)
  • Evidence of work experience (where applicable)
  • Portfolio (for selected programmes of study)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9060 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22650 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.


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Counselling Psychology
University of Nicosia