Faculty of Theology

Postgraduate Diploma in Pastoral Psychology

Postgraduate Diploma in Pastoral Psychology

The Postgraduate Diploma in Pastoral Psychology is a professional programme intended to bridge the world of counselling and psychology with the dynamics of human formation, community life, leadership, pastoral ministry and related areas.   

The course is recommended for those involved or interested in the abovementioned areas and can qualify as a pre-doctoral course for graduates in clinical and counselling psychology.  

Course duration: 4 semesters part-time (evening)  

Study mode: taught (2 years).  

Opening next: October 2024 (offered every 3 years)

Funding Opportunities: Eligible candidates can apply for a bursary  of 1,200 EU and may benefit from a tax credit covering 70% of tuition fees under the Get Qualified Scheme.

Recognition and Accreditation of Prior Learning (RPL): Prospective students with prior expertise or skills may access the course and/or gain exemptions from certain parts through the University’s RPL process.

Queries may be sent by email to the course coordinator: Rev. Dr Martin Micallef.