Master in Clinical Psychology and Psychological Counselling


Program Description

  • Level of qualification: 7 ISCED Level
  • Duration: 2 years 
  • Number of study credits: 120 ECTS, 4 semesters
  • Earliest Start Date: October 2020
  • Languages: Romanian, Russian, English, French
  • Tuition Fee:
    • EU students: 1000 EUR/per year
    • Romanian students: 500 EUR/per year
    • Non-EU students: 2000 EUR/per year 

Program Description

The master's program is oriented to train specialists in the general field of study 031 Social and behavioral sciences, the particular field being the psycho-clinic and psychological counselor, which at the present moment is the most popular in the theoretical-applied area of psychology and with a high weight by professionals.

Career Prospects

The graduates will have the opportunity to work in:

  • Assistance, psychodiagnostic and psychological counseling in clinics, polyclinics, hospitals, and individual offices.
  • Provision of psycho-clinical services to state and non-governmental organizations and institutions in various fields requiring psychological services: medicine, education, armed forces, legal field, human resources, etc.
  • Individual and group psychological counseling.
  • Scientific research in person psychology, psychological counseling, and clinical psychology, other related fields of psychology.

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International Perspectives

Apart from the internationally-oriented curriculum, students will get the chance to experience foreign cultures and perspectives through exchange programs with more than 100 partner universities worldwide. Significant international opportunities are also offered by working groups formed of international students, lectures given by international visiting professors, as well as by international study tours.


Semester 1

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Advanced  Notions of Neuropsychology and Psychopathology
  • Methodology and Ethics of Research in Clinical Psychology and Psychological Counseling
  • The doctrine of Counseling and Therapy in Clinical Psychology
  • The Social Psychology of Personality
  • Psycho Diagnostic and Evaluation  in Clinical Practice

Semester 2

  • Somatic Psychology and Health Psychology
  • Project Management
  • Current Research Issues in Clinical Psychology and Psychological Counseling
  • Humanistic Model in  Psychotherapy  and Counseling
  • Psychoanalysis: theory and therapeutic practice
  • Posttraumatic Stress  and Work  with Psycho Trauma
  • Cognitive and Behavioral Models in  Psychotherapy  and Counseling
  • Psycho Diagnostic in Legal - Psychological Expertise

Semester 3

  • Integrative Model in Psychological Counseling of Family
  • Psychological Assistance in Cases of Domestic Violence
  • Applicable Psycho Sexology
  • Psychology of Conflict and Techniques of Negotiation / Mediation
  • Psychological Counseling and Group Psychotherapy: Forms and Methods
  • Career Counseling and Vocational Orientation
  • Internship: Clinical Psychology and Psychological Counseling

Semester 4

  • Research and Master Degree Thesis Elaboration
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Free International University of Moldova (ULIM) was founded in 1992 by Government Decision and is accredited by the National Council for Academic Assessment and Accreditation of the Republic of Moldov ... Read More

Free International University of Moldova (ULIM) was founded in 1992 by Government Decision and is accredited by the National Council for Academic Assessment and Accreditation of the Republic of Moldova. Based on the “non-profit” principle, ULIM operates according to the Constitution and the laws that govern the higher education system in the Republic of Moldova. The Free International University of Moldova offers students the opportunity to combine theoretical and practical knowledge, in a multi- and inter-disciplinary environment, preparing them to enter a globalized labor market. With more than 30% of the student body being international, the university is intensively involved in processes of internationalization with our faculties offering 76 study programs in four languages (Romanian, Russian, English, and French) at Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral level. Our institution provides high-quality student services and facilities (university hotel, modern residence hall, canteens, cafeterias, clubs, leisure, and sports facilities, library, computer/media labs, judicial clinic, etc.). More details on university's website: or contact the International Relations Office at e-mail: cci@ulim. md or Foreign Students Department at Read less