The Discipline of Psychology offers the following Masters Degrees:
- By coursework and research:
Clinical, Counselling, Educational, Industrial, Research Psychology and Health Promotion, SARETI Masters (MSocSc) in Research Ethics.
- By research dissertation only: Psychology and Society: Research in Critical Psychology and social issues.
Standard Research Masters degree in Psychology.
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APPLICATIONS FOR 2016 WILL OPEN IN MAY 2015 AND CLOSE ON 24th JULY 2015
The Research Masters 2015 closing date for applications is the 30th September 2015
If you wish to apply for Masters in 2016, all of the below items need to be completed and returned to the Discipline by the 24th July 2015:
University of KwaZulu-Natal bursaries: http://studentfunding.ukzn.ac.za
University of KwaZulu-Natal Application Form 2015 NB: Note 2016 Application fee on letter to master students eg. Local students R175.00
Application Form for Currently Registered Students
These Masters Degrees are offered on the Howard College (Durban) and Pietermaritzburg campuses of UKZN (Please see table below).
There is considerable competition for admission to these qualifications. Preference is given to students with good academic results, and to those proficient in an African language.
There are various forms of financial assistance available on application from UKZN including scholarships and bursaries. Students are invited to apply for admission to any of the courses listed in the table below:
|Name of Qualifications ||Campus ||Closing dates ||Interview Dates |
|Clinical Psychology ||Durban & Pietermaritzburg ||24 July 2015 ||TBA |
|Counselling Psychology ||Durban& Pietermaritzburg ||24 July 2015 ||TBA |
|Educational Psychology ||Pietermaritzburg ||24 July 2015 ||TBA |
|Research Psychology ||Pietermaritzburg ||30 September 2015 ||TBA |
|Industrial/Organisational Psychology ||Durban ||contact 031-2607425 || |
|Health Promotion ||Durban ||contact 031-2607425 || |
|Psychology & Society (by Dissertation only) ||Durban ||contact 031-2607425 || |
|Research Ethics (SARETI) ||Pietermaritzburg ||contact 033-2606162 || |
For Further Details
Details of courses and Application forms can be found and downloaded at: http://psychology.ukzn.ac.za
Research ethics masters details at http://shsph.up.ac.za/sareti/
Contact details Pietermaritzburg Campus: Ms Amanda Benecke Pietermaritzburg Campus
School of Psychology
University of KwaZulu-Natal
SOUTH AFRICA Telephone:
+27(0)33 260 5853 Fax:
+27(0)33 260 5809 Email: Beneckea@ukzn.ac.za