Welcome to the Department of Psychology

The courses offered at our Department aim to provide extensive academic training where we focus on developing critical conceptual skills and an in-depth understanding of the discipline.  The purpose of receiving training in psychology is ultimately not only to gain insight into the fascinating field of human behaviour, but also to learn how to apply this knowledge in different personal and professional contexts. 

Prof David Maree
Head of Department
psych.info@up.ac.za
 
Applications for MA Clinical, Counselling & Research Psychology (coursework):
Applications are open & close 29 May 2015 (last working day).  NO late applications will be accepted.  We strongly recommend that you hand-deliver the documents, alternatively should you stay outside the Pretoria/Johannesburg area to rather make use of a courier service (i.e. DHL) to avoid missing the deadline. 
Click here for the application package
 
Applications for the Academic Masters, PhD and DPhil (dissertation & thesis): 
Applications for the 2016 intake will reopen 01 July & close 30 September 2015.  
 
Applications for BSocSci Honours (Psychology) Programme: 
Applications for the 2016 intake will reopen 01 August & close 30 September 2015.  
 
PsyTalk Issue 1 (2015):  News happenings at PsySSA: 
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