Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Psychology

Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey in the realm of applied behavior analysis with our Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Psychology. This comprehensive program is meticulously crafted to prepare you for professional practice, focusing on the practical application of behavioral science within the field of psychology.


Tailored for graduates with a background in applied behavior analysis, the PGDipAppPsych program is your gateway to professional expertise in this sub-discipline of psychology. Delve into a flexible curriculum that harnesses the latest theories and practices, guided by our esteemed Psychology academic staff. A supervised practicum, integrated into the program, offers you the invaluable opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills in real-world settings.

Admission Requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 and the writing test score 6.0
  • C2 Proficiency – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • C1 Advanced – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • TOEFL iBT  90 and the writing test score 20
  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a recognised university (or similar institution).

Students must complete 120 points in one year of full-time study. Part-time study is available at the discretion of the School of Psychology.

  • Domestic studentsNZ$10,275.60
  • International studentsNZ$50,810

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates emerge as versatile professionals with a profound impact on diverse sectors. Armed with the ability to apply behavioral analysis in practical contexts, you’ll be positioned for success in fields such as clinical psychology, education, research, and organizational development.

Visa Requirements:

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