UK applicants should normally have a BPS-accredited undergraduate degree or a conversion degree in Psychology, with at least 2(ii) or equivalent. Applicants with degrees of an equivalent standard in a closely-related discipline, including qualified health professionals (e.g. clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, occupational therapists) who have relevant clinical experience, will also be considered.
Months of entry
The Principles of Clinical Neuropsychology MSc aims to provide you with a strong foundation of knowledge in the following areas relevant to clinical neuropsychology:
- Neuropsychological theory and evidence from clinical and experimental studies
- Neuropsychological disorders, including their basis in neuroanatomy and neuropathology, and their impact on individuals and families
- Neuropsychological assessment
- Neuropsychological rehabilitation
- Research Methods
- Conducting neuropsychological research.
The course will be of interest to graduates in psychology or closely-related disciplines, and to established health professionals with appropriate clinical qualifications and relevant experience.
As a postgraduate at one of the UK's leading Psychology departments you’ll have an exceptional student experience working alongside internationally renowned researchers using cutting edge techniques and equipment. We’re ranked top 20 for Research in the most recent Research Excellence Framework and offer a modern teaching, learning and research environment, including brain-imaging (MRI) technology, ERP, ECG, TMS, Eye Tracking and Sound Booth laboratories. We regularly rank in the top 10 for student satisfaction in the NSS and offer Scholarships to Home/EU & Overseas students. We’re also top 10 for overall student numbers and overseas student numbers making us one of the largest, most cosmopolitan psychology depts. in the UK.
Information for international students
IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.
Fees and funding
There are school funded achievement scholarships for first class students, international scholarships and information on other funding sources on our scholarships School page.
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
Students who successfully complete both their taught modules and their research thesis receive an MSc in Foundations of Clinical Neuropsychology. Students who successfully complete only their taught modules receive a Postgraduate Diploma in Foundations of Clinical Neuropsychology.
Course contact details
- Admissions Officer
- 01248 388453