Research course

Psychosis Studies

King's College London · Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience

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. Please contact for further information.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The research carried out by the Department is focused on understanding the causes of psychosis and the mechanisms underlying psychosis, and includes work on all forms of psychosis, including subclinical symptoms, high risk groups, and schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The direct integration of this research activity with high quality clinical services for psychosis ensures that clinical practice is informed by the latest research findings, and that research and teaching reflect current clinical priorities.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
36 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Candice Ebelthite
+44 (0) 20 7848 0070