The doctoral programme in psychology is a three-years programme with 180 ECTS.
Entry level qualification
A Bachelor or Masters degree in Psychology is needed so that one can apply to the programme. There are special conditions for other professionals to start the programme.
The programme will be held in english language.
The courses in Advanced Statistics and Reasearch Methods
(part I and II) are beeing held at our university in Vienna - each one blocked on approx. 5-6 weekends. Credit transfers from graduate level is possible
The dissertation will be written in semesters 3-6. One of our experienced professors will be your supervisor. You can choose the topic of your field of study as you like.
Award of the academic degree
After the final exam ("defensio") you will be awarded the academic degree "Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology" - abbreviated (PhD).
The academic title can be inlcuded in official documents (passport) in the European Union.
Accreditation in Canada
The above-mentioned program is recognized in Quebec, Canada, by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Science for loans and grants commencing in the 2014-2015 school year . It is a programme of studies that meets the program requirements that are similar to postsecondary studies of the same order of instruction in Quebec.
For administrative purposes, the institution code of University of Nicosia is HC235A and the program code is 90020.
Accreditation in the United States
"Since the PhD program in Psychology is from University of Nicosia, which is an accredited higher institution in Cyprus, with similar entrance requirement and required duration of study, the Center would recommend the U.S. Ph.D. degree equivalence."
(International Evaluation Service, a member of NACES - national association of credential evaluation services)
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