At a glance:
Application and document submission deadline
- December 1 (for admission in September of the following year)
Graduate research fields
- Clinical Psychology
- Cognitive Neuroscience
- Cognitive Psychology
- Social Psychology
- Master's Research Paper
Minimum admission requirements
- Normally an Honours Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Psychology with at least a 80% overall standing, in the last two years, or equivalent.
- Completion of the Department of Psychology Application.
- Submit results from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (Verbal, Quantitative, and Analytic scores).
Note: the GRE requirement is being waived for the Fall 2023 intake for students applying to the following graduate research fields within the MA in Psychology program: Clinical Psychology and Social Psychology.
Note: students applying to the Cognitive Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology graduate research fields are required to submit the GRE.
Three academic references
Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)
Approximate tuition, fees, and living costs
- To determine the tuition and incidental fees per term for your program, visit the Graduate program tuition page on the Finance website. Once you are on the page:
- Choose your program type: master’s & diploma programs or doctoral programs
- Choose your residency status: Canadian/permanent resident or international
- Choose a term (tuition amounts for future terms are posted approximately two months prior to the start of each term and incidental fees are subject to change)
- Find your program under the appropriate faculty. Tuition amounts are listed per term, with three terms occurring over the course of a year.
- Review the study and living costs
- Due to funding restrictions, the Faculty of Arts is currently limiting the number of international students we can admit. Please contact the department's Associate Chair, Graduate Studies prior to applying to discuss your interest in this program.