Research course

Psychology (Experimental)

University of Bristol · Department of Experimental Psychology
PhDMSc by research

Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent) in psychology or a related discipline.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Studying in the School of Experimental Psychology will give you the opportunity to be part of a vibrant postgraduate community and a world-class department. Our postgraduate students are a very important part of the departmental research culture and are a key component in maintaining our international research reputation.

Before submitting an application, we recommend that potential applicants make informal contact with the member of academic staff whose research you are interested in.

Information for international students

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

UK/EU students may be eligible to apply for funded scholarships, for example doctoral training centre scholarships and University of Bristol scholarships.

Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MSc by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
+44 (0) 117 928 8452