Centre for Positive Psychology

The Centre for Positive Psychology (CPP) is Australia’s leading research centre in positive psychology and is part of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne.

Purpose

Our purpose at CPP is to build and use the science of wellbeing to help individuals flourish and create thriving communities. We realise this purpose by using new approaches in our work with communities, which involve building learning capabilities and adopting a strengths-based lens. We have a special focus on working with young people to equip and empower them to become positive change agents.

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Research & Consultancies
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There are several flexible study options to studying Positive Psychology - whether an undergraduate exploring the field for the first time or an expert in the field looking for a tailored speciality.

Further Study

Master of Applied Positive Psychology graduates who already possess a relevant Bachelor Honours or Masters Honours degree with a H2A (75%) average or above are eligible to apply for an Master of Philosophy, Doctor of Education or PhD program.

Alternatively, Master of Applied Positive Psychology graduates can study the Graduate Certificate in Educational Research as a pathways to the MPhil, DEd/PhD program.

We also work closely with our colleagues in the related areas of Student Wellbeing and Educational Psychology.

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The Centre for Positive Psychology hosts a number of Experts in the field and also works with several PhD candidates allowing us to foster world class research.

Get in touch

Email: mgse-pospsych@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 8344 5428
Facebook: facebook.com/uompospsych

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Address

Centre for Positive Psychology Melbourne Graduate School of Education
Level 2, 100 Leicester Street, Carlton
University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010