Psychology: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapyfull time

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Berlin


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Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Therapies, Miscellaneous

Psychological Diagnostics and Assessment, Applied Psychotherapy, Outpatient and inpatient practice of psychotherapy, Psychotherapeutic research, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Procedural Theory of Mental Disorders

Target group

The degree course is aimed at students and graduateswith a Bachelor's degree in Psychology who want to work as a psychotherapist. Admission requirements are a bachelor's degree that meets the requirements of the Reformed Psychotherapists Act and includes a completed psychotherapy profile area.


Since the winter semester 2021/22, PHB (Berlin Psychological University) has offered the new Master's degree course, which conforms to the requirements for licensing, MSc Psychology: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy The degree course is designed in accordance with the requirements of the reform of the Psychotherapists Act and prepares students for the new licensing examination and a procedure-specific further training as a specialist psychotherapist. In small year groups and seminar groups, students at PHB receive close and personal support from professors and lecturers who are both first-class scientists and experienced psychotherapists in the clinical field and thus represent the Scientist Practitioners approach. Furthermore, diversity of procedures is one of the main priorities of PHB. Accordingly, the exchange with and between representatives of different psychotherapeutic directions is promoted. In the new clinical Master's degree course, students now have extra time and space to get to know the four scientifically recognised procedural directions, to orient themselves and thus to find out which direction suits them best. Finally, with the academic degree, students are optimally prepared for the newly designed licensing examination. Subsequently, a procedure-specific further qualification can be completed directly at the PHB in three procedure disciplines if desired.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Admission requirements include a bachelor's degree in psychology that meets the requirements of the current semester the Psychotherapists Act Reform and includes a psychotherapy profile area.

Lecture period
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 09.10.2023 - 02.02.2024

Tuition fee


935.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Tuition fees at the PHB (Berlin Psychological University) are only incurred for the duration of the standard period of study. This especially benefits students who need more time for their studies for personal, family or professional reasons. After the standard period of study has expired, only a monthly administration fee is payable, which is currently EUR 50.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service