​Department of Psychiatry

Postgraduate Education


Subspecialty Programmes

The Department offers sub-specialist training through M Phil programs in Addiction Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Community Mental Health, Clinical Neuropsychiatry, Psychogeriatrics and Psychosomatic Psychiatry as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Addiction Care.

The language of instruction for all programmes is English although most lecturers are able to communicate in Afrikaans as well. Applications are welcome from eligible South African and foreign graduates and are evaluated and offers made on a rolling basis. Interviews are scheduled for eligible applicants only after review of their complete application. In the first instance, please contact the programme coordinator via details given at the end of each program descriptions.