Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology

Victoria University of Wellington

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Entry requirements

The Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology requires a Bachelor of Health in Health Psychology, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Graduate Diploma in Health (Health Psychology specialisation), or a Graduate Diploma in Psychology.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Employment options for graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology include health promotion, health policy, public health, and other mental health and wellbeing roles in both district health boards and non-governmental agencies.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Behavioural Science at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Victoria Students' Psychology Society (VSPS) Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office



Approximately $500

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Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office



$6,000 - one per Division.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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