Research course

Psychology

Institution
King's College London · Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMD(Res)DClinPsy

Entry requirements

Applicants should possess a minimum of an upper second class honours degree in a relevant field from a United Kingdom university or the overseas equivalent. Applicants whose qualifications have been gained outside the United Kingdom 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. Please contact the Education Support Team for further information.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The Department of Psychology was founded in 1950 and Department represents one of the world's largest groupings of clinical and health psychologists (see staff list).

The Department has established a strong and multi-stranded international reputation for:

its research in clinical, health, forensic and neuropsychology
its pioneering development of cognitive behaviour therapy for the prevention and treatment of neurosis, psychosis, and physical illness
its postgraduate training course in clinical psychology (which helped to establish the scientist/practitioner model that is now almost universal in the field) and its other postgraduate courses in health psychology, cognitive behaviour therapy, and neuropsychology.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please see the link below and click on Admissions: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/pg/index.aspx

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MD(Res)

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

DClinPsy

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Institue of Psychiatry
Email
candice.ebelthite@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7848 0335