Research course

Clinical Psychology

UCL - University College London · Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology

Entry requirements

An upper second-class UK Bachelor’s Psychology degree or overseas equivalent and relevant work experience. Overseas degrees must be assessed by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and confer Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply to the BPS before applying to the programme.

Months of entry


Course content

The DClinPsy at UCL offers a uniquely broad range of research opportunities to trainees. Current research specialities include treatment outcome, psychotherapy processes, experimental psychopathology, addiction, psychopharmacology, neuropsychology, dementia, eating disorders, internet-based treatments, developmental psychopathology and psychosis.

The DClinPsy programme undertakes world-leading research and teaching in mind and behaviour. Students are taught by world-renowned academics who are research leaders in psychotherapy outcome, psychoanalysis, attachment, psychopharmacology and cognitive behavioural therapy. Our aim is to train ‘thinking psychologists’ who can make significant national and international contributions to clinical psychology services and the development of clinical science.

Department specialisms

Neuroscience Psychological Therapy Society Health and Wellbeing Children

Information for international students


Fees and funding

UK students
£4,635 (FT)
International students
£24,230 (FT)

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

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months

Course contact details

Dr Jason Crabtree
+44 (0)20 7679 8307
020 7679 3001