MEd Educational Psychology (Coursework)


Academic Programmes – MEd (Educational Psychology)

Educational Psychology

MEd Educational Psychology (Coursework)



Closing date for application (subject to change and to be confirmed by faculty) Closing date is 31 July of each year. When the 31st falls over the week end, candidates have till the Monday thereafter to submit their application.

Entry Requirements for UP

Subject to the stipulations of General Regulations, a candidate may apply to the programme if he/she complies with the following academic requirements:

  • a Bed degree – education with Psychology 300 / BEd (Postgraduate)

  • an applicable honours degree in Psychology or Educational Psychology; and

  • Have achieved an average of at least 60% in the honours or related examination.

The Senate may:

  • grant a graduate of another university (either in South Africa or elsewhere) a status at the University that is equivalent to the status the student has at such other university;

  • admit a person who has passed examinations at another university or institution (either in South Africa or elsewhere) which the Senate deems equivalent to, or higher than the examinations prescribed for a degree at the University, which are set as a prerequisite for admission to a particular postgraduate study programme, or for the admission of such a person as a research student;

  • Admit a person who in another manner has reached a standard of competence the Senate considers adequate for the purposes of postgraduate study or research at the University, as a student for a postgraduate degree or certificate.

Enquiries about the programme

Name: Prof Funke Omidire

Tel: +27 (0)12 420-5506

E-Mail: [email protected]          


- Author Annalize Brynard

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