Research course

Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology

UCL - University College London · Division of Psychology and Language Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a minimum of an upper second-class first degree in a relevant subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicant should also have a commitment to, and demonstrated ability in, research. Often your previous experience and performance, such as in an undergraduate or a Master's research project, will show whether research is right for you and you are right for research.

Months of entry


Course content

Our research spans all stages of human development (birth to old age) and a wide range of psychological and social contexts. Methods range from neuroscience (e.g. fMRI) through to qualitative research.

We are a world-leading integrated department department of applied psychology, focussing on the implementation of ground-breaking research to improve development, education, and mental and physical wellbeing in individuals and social groups. We use a broad range of scientific approaches to advance understanding and practice across these domains. The department has an exceptional track record of influencing national and international policy in the delivery of health, education and social care.

Department specialisms

Neuroscience Psychological Therapy Society Health and Wellbeing Children

Information for international students


Fees and funding

UK students
£4,635 (FT) £2,315 (PT)
International students
£21,530 (FT) £10,765 (PT)

Funding opportunities available for students is provided by the UCL Graduate School.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
60 months


full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Ms Sharinjeet Dhiman
+44 (0)20 7679 8231
020 7679 3001