Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site, Online

Programme Type

Master's degree


18 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of professional growth and fulfillment with the Master of Mental Health program at UQ. Designed to cultivate practical experience, knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for modern mental health professionals, this program offers a comprehensive curriculum tailored to meet the evolving demands of the field. Through systematic training, you will gain advanced expertise in evidence-based interventions and theoretical principles, preparing you to thrive in diverse mental health settings.


Benefit from the expertise of highly experienced practitioners and researchers renowned for their scholarship and professional practice. Engage in a blend of structured and independent learning assignments within a flexible environment that accommodates your professional commitments. This program upholds advanced training standards for specialist mental health practice, ensuring you spend a minimum of 750 hours in an appropriate practice environment to solidify your skills and knowledge.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in health or social work, with relevant work experience, or
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline, with significant work experience in a mental health setting, or
  • Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Mental Health from UQ, with extensive work experience
  • GPA of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in previous qualification
  • Additional requirements for the Art Therapy stream
  • English language proficiency (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE Academic, CES, OET
  • Art Therapy
  • Psychotherapy

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $41,120
  • Domestic:$8,950

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are equipped to excel in a variety of mental health professions, leveraging their advanced training and expertise to make meaningful contributions to individual well-being and community mental health initiatives. Alumni have pursued successful careers across clinical, research, educational, and policy advocacy sectors, addressing the diverse needs of individuals and populations with compassion and professionalism.

Visa Requirements:

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