Clinical Psychology, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychology, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months


Profile of the Clinical Psychology Clinical Psychology programme from University of Nicosia:

The aims are to:

  • provide the key clinical competencies and capabilities for independent and ethical clinical practice
  • create professionals based on the scientist practitioner model that will be independent thinkers and producers of knowledge
Objectives By the end of their training students should be competent in the areas of
  • Assessment, formulation, intervention, evaluation and communication.
  • Working with a range of clients in a range of psychological/psychiatric and/or medical problems/difficulties taking into consideration the social, the educational, racial and cultural background of clients
  • Applying their knowledge and expertise in order to draw on a range of evidence based psychological models and psychological therapies in their work with clients.
  • Applying their academic knowledge and skills to ask scientific questions both in an academic and in clinical context and to be able to transform these questions into research hypotheses and investigation.
Career Prospects:

On successful completion of the program graduates will be able to will be able to work as independent clinicians, researchers, and academics. Graduates will be able to work as Clinical Psychologists in public and private hospitals or clinics, have a private practice, work at research centers, work as consultants, and will be competitive applicants for academic positions at Universities.

Access to Further Studies:
Upon graduation, students would have obtained the highest academic title possible.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Application Deadlines for European and Local Students - Please call the Office of Admissions

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    210 ECTS 75 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Advanced Theories and Models of Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Behavioral Psychotherapy
  • Evidence Based Practices
  • Cognitive Psychotherapy

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


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  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements

  • The minimum requirement for admission into a post-graduate degree programme is a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • English Language Proficiency

Students satisfy the English requirements if their first degree was taught in English. Otherwise, they would need to present a minimum TOEFL score of 550 paper-based or 213 computer-based, GCSE “O” Level with minimum “C” or IELTS with a score of 6.5 or a score placement at the ENGL-100 level of the University English Placement Test. The University offers English courses at various levels to help students reach the required standard for admission to a graduate program.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    7630 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22890 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    7420 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22260 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nicosia

  • 576 - 870 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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