Research course

Psychology & Counselling

Newman University · Department of Psychology and Counselling

Entry requirements

Psychology Degree 2.1 or above or extensive professional training in Counselling

MPhil / PhD Psychology & Counselling

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

100% research programme. In addition to taught degrees Newman University College is developing its research culture at postgraduate level. Research students work towards the award of MPhil or PhD. Full-time Research Studentships are occasionally offered by Newman.

Department specialisms

Psychology & Counselling

Information for international students

International credit-based course linked to European Credit Transfer Scheme. Degree verification can be obtained from NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) on UK 0870 9904088 or email Further information can be obtained from their website English Proficiency Certificate required too.

Fees and funding

Self-Funding. However, funding for Postgraduate applicants may be available from: and/or You shall need to contact them personally.

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36 months


part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr Lorna Dodd
00 44 (0)1214761181 ext 2453
00 44 (0)1214761196