Taught course

Psychology (Conversion)

Glasgow Caledonian University · Department of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

UK honours degree (or equivalent) not accredited by the BPS and a minimum of 20 credits in psychology at Certificate level (SCQF 7) or above. In some cases, there may be a recommendation of a further 40 credits of psychology prior to entry. However, if no psychology has been studied in the degree, it is possible to take the required number of psychology credits before starting on the programme. If this is the case then a conditional acceptance to the programme will be given which will be conditional on successful completion of these credits.

Months of entry


Course content

The aim of this graduate diploma is to give students who already have an honours degree (but not necessarily in Psychology) the knowledge of Psychology required to become eligible for the Graduate basis for registration with the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Information for international students

IELTS score of at least 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for the English for University Study programme.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630