School of Psychology and Counselling

About our School

The School of Psychology and Counselling is highly regarded for its world-class teaching and research in psychology and counselling.

Our evidence-based education and training include meaningful, real-world experiences, with community partners, to ensure our graduates are exceptionally well-prepared for a rapidly changing world.

We undertake impactful research that is highly collaborative, engages students and external partners, and produces outcomes that benefit individuals and the wider community.

Our programs

Our courses are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).

Study with us

Learn from world-class researchers in undergraduate and postgraduate programs that prepare you for your future career. Undergraduate students have access to specialist minors, real-world placements, and double-degree opportunities.

Our professional programs in Clinical Psychology, Educational and Developmental Psychology, and Counselling cover multiple therapeutic approaches and inter-professional learning.

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Gain real-world experience and credit towards your degree.

Work experience

Go global

Study abroad or take an international work placement.

International opportunities


Prepare for the real world with practical learning experiences.

Real-world learning


Scholarships, expert career advice, study help and peer mentors.

Scholarships and support

Psychology and Counselling clinics

Our Psychology and Counselling clinics provide affordable clinical, educational and developmental psychology, family therapy, and counselling services to the community. Our students work closely with clients to provide care in the Clinics as well as at external psychology and counselling service providers.

QUT Health Clinics - Psychology & Counselling


We host the internationally renowned Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q), one of Australia's leading centres dedicated to research, advocacy, education and training in road safety.


Our people

Our staff are highly regarded for their professionalism, dedication, friendliness, and engagement. Several of our academics have won national teaching awards, and many have national and international research profiles.

Many of our academics are fully registered and practising psychologists and represent the profession on state and national professional bodies.

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Future students

3138 2000 (Australian and NZ)

07 3138 9944 (International)

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