Taught course

Master of Clinical Psychology

University of Queensland · Health and Behavioural Sciences

Entry requirements

Prerequisites: An approved 4-year bachelor degree in psychology (minimum IIA honours) or equivalent 4-year APAC-accredited program.

Applicants with non-Australian degrees must have their qualifications assessed by the APS.

CRICOS Code: 026000G

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 7; reading 7; writing 7; speaking 7; listening 7. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

Clinical psychologists promote optimal levels of psychological functioning to decrease levels of psychological distress. They have expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a broad range of emotional and behavioural problems including anxiety, depression, stress, substance addiction and abuse, adjustment to physical illness, relationship difficulties and learning disabilities.

This program provides knowledge and professional skills in the area of clinical psychology through a combination of coursework, supervised practice, and research. Students gain a foundation in the scientific bases and practice of clinical psychology. The training in clinical practice employs evidence-based best practice models in health and mental health settings.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

School of Psychology
Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980