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Master of Arts in

Counselling Psychology

a UNIQUE ma programme

Diagnose, Assess, Intervene

The Tangaza University Master of Arts (MA) in Counselling Psychology programme provides you with competencies in working with diverse clientele with various emotional, behavioral, and spiritual challenges or disorders.

This MA programme adopts a variety of psychological approaches based on behavioral and cognitive orientations.

Learner friendly environment

Develop a greater degree of self-awareness

21st century learning

Asses and Apply

A Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology programme will train you how to conduct psychological assessments and use evidence based interventions.

More about the programme?


Learning Options

The Tangaza University College MA in Counselling Psychology has the following structure:


– To complete the Ma in Counselling Psychology, a student will take a minimum of 2 years.

Mode of Study: 

–  This is a Regular programme and classes are offered on Friday from 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m to 2:00 p.m


– Our intakes are held in January and August every year

Areas of specialization in MA Counselling Psychology:

–  Trauma Counselling 

Youth Counselling

Marriage and Family Counselling

Opportunities after graduation?

Awareness Creators

Graduates have been able to participate in sensitization programmes to the general population on the issues pertaining to specific needs of exceptional groups

Peer Educators

Our graduates obtain the confidence and skills to transform their environment and the people around them.


Graduates emerge as professionals ready to champion causes for the youth, married and those facing trauma.


A successful career awaits you!

Students who graduate with our Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology programme, may secure jobs in various work settings such as hospitals, schools, Non – Governmental Organizaions, universities, colleges, rehabilitation centres, government departments, faith based institutions, churches or engage in private practice 

We work closely with our current and former students, supporting them throughout their careers.

Ready to JOIN?

We accept applicants with either a recognized diploma, degree from an accredited institution or a C+ and above in the (KCSE) Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education: