Entry requirements

To join this programme, you should have a degree (not a pass degree) in a subject other than psychology or in psychology but which does not confer eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Registration of the British Psychological Society. The degree should be 2:2 classification or above.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Psychology aims to provide graduates in disciplines other than psychology with the opportunity to obtain the Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS) (please note, accreditation of this programme is subject to approval).

GBC allows you to pursue postgraduate training in applied areas of psychology associated with the Societies' Divisions (e.g. Educational, Clinical Psychology etc). GBC is the first step toward gaining status as a Chartered Psychologist.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Information, Advice and Guidance Team
+44 (0)1695 657000