Taught course

Child and Educational Psychology

Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust · Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
PhD by taught

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to: hold a Masters level degree in Educational psychology; have chartered status/Graduate Basis for Certification (GBC); have a minimum of two years’ (full time equivalent) relevant paid experience as an educational psychologist; have a coherent, well-structured and concise written application.

Months of entry


Course content

This is the only child and educational psychology Doctorate course in the UK that includes opportunities for developing multidisciplinary perspectives in an NHS setting.

This course has been carefully designed for educational psychologists with at least two years’ experience and consists of the following components:

  • research seminars;
  • advanced theoretical seminar;
  • group consultation;
  • course meeting;
  • taught modules;
  • applied psychology assignments;
  • thesis years;
  • personal supervision.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please see information on fees and funding for Tavistock and Portman students on our website.

Qualification and course duration

PhD by taught

part time
48 months

Course contact details

Katie Oliver
+44 (0)20 8938 2213 / 2214