Master of Psychiatry

  • CRICOS code: 079406C

Course overview

  • 1 year full time / 3 years part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Summer Intake - February


Explore the range of psychiatric disorders that you will see in clinical practice and develop an in-depth understanding of the nature of these and how to effectively recognise and treat them. You will learn to apply robust theoretical  concepts and cutting edge evidence based research findings in your clinical practice. You will also develop a broad understanding of the sociocultural differences that exist in our community as well as geographical region and their relationship to individuals and mental illness.

Advance your existing medical career

If you are a medical practitioner looking for an opportunity to advance your psychiatry knowledge, skills and career , this course is for you.

Fully accredited for training

Delivered by world leading experts from the Department of Psychiatry and accredited by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) for training purposes.

As of 2022 we will no longer have an intake into the on-campus course (course code 342AA) but applicants will still able able to apply to commence the online course (course code MC-PO).

Learn about studying online

Prospective students can view the program flyer