Research course


Cardiff University · School of Psychology

Entry requirements

For entry requirements, please see our website.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The School of Psychology is an excellent environment in which to do research.

We welcome applications from students interested in researching for a PhD in the areas of:

  • Biological
  • Cognitive
  • Social Psychology.

Programme aims

To offer knowledge and expertise for a career in a range of areas related to research undertaken in the School.

Distinctive features

  • Research in the specialist areas is conducted in a large number of purpose-built laboratories that have all been refurbished within the last five years
  • The broad range of expertise within the School allows us to provide training in an unusually wide range of methodological techniques
  • A distinctive feature of the School is that the integration which exists across different disciplines provides unique opportunities for multi-disciplinary research projects

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
possible months


part time
possible months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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