Master of Clinical Psychology | Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences

Master of Clinical Psychology

KPT/JPS (N/311/7/0084) 09/21 (PA4225) 07/19

This 2 years Master’s programme provides a pathway for specialisation in clinical psychology. Candidates are equipped with the knowledge base and strong clinical skills needed to work as a professional clinical psychologist in many clinical and community settings. By the end of the programme candidates will develop expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a broad range of emotional and behavioural problems.

Careers Prospects

Candidates can enhance or further their careers as:

  • Psychologist or Counsellor
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Change Management Expert

Duration

  • Full-time: 2 years (5 semesters)

Study Mode & Delivery Method

Conventional, course-work based programme delivered via:

  • Lectures & tutorials
  • Practicum
  • Research projects

Intake

Please contact the Education Counselling Department

Course Structure

Semester 1 & 2
Psychological Behaviour Disorder

Psychological Testing & Assessment I

Neuropsychology

Clinical Research Methods

Psychological Testing & Assessment II

Psychotherapy I

Research Project I

Group Therapy

Ethics and Professional Conduct

Semester 3 & 4
Psychotherapy II

Clinical Practicum I

Research Project II

Clinical Practicum II

Research Project III

Research Project Presentation

Semester 5
Clinical Practicum III

 

Elective (Either 1 of the below)
Lifespan Development

Substance Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation

Community Mental Health

Advanced Group Therapy

Entry Requirements

Requirement
a) Bachelor’s degree in Psychology

A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00

A minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 may be accepted subject to an internal assessment by an independent panel

b) Bachelor’s degree in Other Fields of Study

A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 subject to the degree consisting of a minimum 45-credit Psychology module or equivalent and the applicant must have obtained a CGPA of 2.75 in the said psychology module

A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 subject to the degree consisting of a minimum 30-credit Psychology module or equivalent and the applicant must have obtained a CGPA of 2.75 in the said psychology module AND a minimum score of 550 in the Psychology subject of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).

c) Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Government of Malaysia

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