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MA (Masters in Clinical Psychology)


​​MA Programme (Clinical Psychology)



Please note that we are unable to answer any telephonic queries at this point. Please forward any queries to our email and we will respond within 48 hours.


Note that the selection process and dates are subject to change pending upcoming national and university directives pertaining to mitigating the handling of the covid-19 pandemic. Any changes will be communicated on our website.


Selection application process opens on Monday, 20 April 2020 – 14:00


Departmental Online application closes on Saturday, 30 May 2020  at 12:00


Specific Admission Requirements

  • An Honours degree in Psychology or an equivalent qualification that Senate has approved for admission to the programme, or a Master's degree in Psychology, completed with a minimum final mark of 65% (current Honours students may also apply on condition that they successfully complete the degree at the end of 2020)
  • Proficiency in at least two official languages.



Current honours students need to submit a progress report with available marks achieved by 27 July 2020.


The links below will give you access to the necessary information needed to complete the application process:  

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Referee report for UCT UWC and SUN 2014 (1).doc{0DA018E1-099B-47C2-8BBC-435BA374EE45}&file=Referee%20report%20for%20UCT%20UWC%20and%20SUN%202014%20(1).doc&action=default

PS. Important notes below

* All documents required in the table should be scanned as one document and must be named surname, name, as per your application. * You will have to first register online a

Please use 2020 as the year of application.