Turn your curiosity into a career, delve into the human mind and discover what makes people tick.
"The staff at Swinburne are friendly and approachable and the students feel like they’re part of a community. The Hawthorn campus is so close to the city and has everything you’ll need. I had an unforgettable experience playing Ultimate Frisbee at the University Games!"
Jessica , Studying Psychology
How to become a professional psychologist
At Swinburne, we offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate psychology degrees that are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).
Our APAC-accredited degrees support the path to becoming a fully registered psychologist, as determined by the Psychology Board of Australia.
DID YOU KNOW?
Earn more than other graduates
Graduates of Swinburne's three-year undergraduate psychology program earn the highest median starting salary in Victoria.* Undergraduate psychology students also ranked Swinburne second in Victoria for "teaching quality" with a score of 88.3%.*
*The Good Universities Guide 2019
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Work Integrated Learning
Graduate with real industry experience you can put on your resume by taking on Swinburne’s Work Integrated Learning and workplace training programs.