Discipline of Psychology

Masters in Research Psychology

Masters in Research Psychology


Here is some information about the course:

  • Masters in Research Psychology course booklet 2018 (click here to download booklet)
  • This course is offered on the Pietermaritzburg site of the Discipline of Psychology


If you wish to apply for the Masters in Research Psychology course:

The closing date for applications for 2019 is the 30th July 2018

If you wish to apply for Masters in Research Psychology in 2018, please complete and return ALL of the following to the Discipline of Psychology by 30th July 2018.

  • Psychology Masters Application Form for 2019 (link)
  • UKZN P/G Application Form for 2019 (link)
    • Please note: for 2019 Application fee on letter to master students eg. Local students R200.00
  • Discipline of Psychology Reference Form 2019 (link)
  • Postgraduate application form for 2019 (link)

If you are currently registered as a UKZN student, you also need to submit this form

  • Application Form for Currently Registered Students (link)

If you are not a former UKZN student you will also need to complete and submit this document:

  • Status Form (link)
Documents for registered masters students
Students registered for masters degrees in the Discipline of Psychology will find the following documents useful:


There are various forms of financial assistance available on application from UKZN including scholarships and bursaries. If you need information about bursaries, please follow this link: University of KwaZulu-Natal bursaries: http://studentfunding.ukzn.ac.za


For further information please contact: Ms Priya Konan

School of Applied Human Sciences

Discipline of Psychology
Pietermaritzburg Campus 
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Telephone: +27(0)33 260 5549
Fax: +27(0)33 260 5809
Email: konan@ukzn.ac.za