Research course

Forensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate

Institution
University of Birmingham · School of Psychology
Qualifications
ForenClinPsyD

Entry requirements

-A good honours degree (typically a high 2.i or above or a 2.i and a Masters in a related discipline) in psychology that confers Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society -HCPC requirement of English language proficiency (IELTS level 7.0 with no element below 6.5) -Enhanced CRB check -At least 12 months relevant experience of working in a clinical and/ or forensic setting

Months of entry

September

Course content

This is the first practitioner Doctorate in the UK to provide people who complete the course eligibility to practise in two different branches of applied psychology, in this case Forensic and Clinical Psychology.

Successful completion of the course will lead to a dual qualification conferring eligibility to practise as a Forensic and Clinical psychologist.

The course is run in collaboration with St Andrew’s Healthcare and trainees on the course are sponsored by a range of other partners including Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Cambian Group and Partnerships in Care.

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Fees and funding

UK students
£11,070 FT
International students
£16,920 FT

No specific funding has been identified to support students entering in 2015-2016, however enquiries are welcome from individuals prepared to self-fund or who can get their own sponsorship.

Qualification and course duration

ForenClinPsyD

full time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
0121 414 5005