Research course


King's College London · Addictions

Entry requirements

Applicants should possess a minimum of an upper second class honours degree from a UK university or the overseas equivalent. Applicants whose qualifications have been gained outside the UK need to demonstrate that their background and experience, general education and scholarship are appropriate. All applicants need to possess an adequate level of English competence.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The Addictions Department is one of the most productive addictions research groups in Europe. It represents one of the chosen areas of important health-related study as the newly created Addictions Clinical Academic Group (CAG) within King's Health Partners, and forms one of the core areas of the Academic Health Science Centre that brings together university partners King's College London with the NHS from South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, King's College Hospital, and Guy's and St Thomas's.

Department specialisms

Please visit the website.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information.

Fees and funding

Self-funded, unless otherwise indicated. Please see for more details on funding sources.

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36 months


part time
72 months
full time
36 months


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Bob Patton, Research Facilitator
+44 (0) 2078480449