With research centres focusing on improving mental health and wellbeing, student-led psychology clinics in Melbourne and Sydney, and a world ranking of first or equal first in psychology research, choosing ACU for your postgraduate studies in psychology will immerse you in a vibrant culture of enquiry.
The Healthy Brain and Mind Research Centre (HBMRC) aims to advance knowledge critical to improving mental health, participation and wellbeing. The centre brings together three programs of research excellence in mental health, addiction neuroscience, and disability and development:
Our institutes, centres and faculties boast internationally renowned scholars and produce world-leading research.
In the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment, ACU ranked first or equal first for ten fields of research in Australia including in:
We are recognised globally as a leader in a range of subject specialisations including psychology for which we are ranked as one of the top 150 universities in the world. (Shanghai Ranking, Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021)
We offer a range of postgraduate programs including:
Master of Psychology (Clinical)*
Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental)*
Master of Professional Psychology
Master of Psychology (Clinical)/Doctor of Philosophy
Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental)/Doctor of Philosophy
*Commonwealth supported places (CSPs) are available for this course.
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