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Explore Psychology
at Monash

Why study Psychology at Monash?

Have you ever wondered how the human mind works? Here’s your chance to analyse how we think and behave.

  • Learn from game-changing researchers who are transforming the way we think about the brain and discovering new treatments for mental illness – from using virtual reality to treat addiction to pioneering new ways for mapping brain connectivity.
  • Get hands-on experience in psychological research and build your professional network through internships and supervised research projects.
  • Gain a global perspective with study abroad opportunities in more than 30 countries.
  • Our flexible degree structures allow you to pursue your passion for psychology and still explore other subjects that interest you. Design your own degree with a choice of electives from diverse areas, from ancient history to zoology, or consider undertaking a double degree to maximise the breadth of your studies.
  • Access to amazing specialist facilities throughout your degree, from a dedicated sleep lab, to advanced neuroimaging technology, and virtual reality studios.
 
For psychology QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019.
 
A world-first neuroscience research lab, transforming how compulsive behaviours are treated. 

In areas like addiction, mental health, ageing, neurodeneration and sleep.

Our courses

We offer a range of pathways for studying psychology at Monash, so you can pick your degree based on your interests and career aspirations.

    • Compare your options

      Not quite sure which psychology course is right for you? We’ve compared the options for you.

    • Pathways

      Depending on your chosen career pathway, there’s a range of graduate study options you can explore.

    • Careers

      Studying psychology provides you with a strong understanding of yourself and those around you.

    Come to one of our events

      • Monash Open Day

        Want to experience what life at Monash is like? Visit us on Open Day to see for yourself – with info sessions, hands-on activities, campus tours and the chance to chat with our staff and students.

      • Inside Monash Psychology Seminar

        Get the inside story of what it’s really like to study at Monash. You’ll hear from a current student, past student and alumni and learn more about your study options.

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      Contact us

      Still not sure which course is right for you? Get in touch and we can help answer your questions.

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