Research course

School of Psychology

University of Leeds · Psychological Therapies Research Centre
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

Good degree in cognate discipline, project proposal, CV and application form, competence in English if non-native speaker.

Months of entry


Course content

The department has excellent facilities for research in all areas of psychology including laboratories for human nutrition, acoustics, HCI, human factors, as well as clinical facilities, a video monitored therapy suite and an advanced driving simulator. The department supports approximately 50 postgraduate students (full- and part-time).

Department specialisms

Bio-Psychology (Human Nutrition) and Behavioural Pharmacology; Human Factors and Performance; Health Psychology; Psychological Therapies

Information for international students

The university offers scholarships to international students. Must be competent in written and spoken English with an IELTS above 6.0.

Fees and funding

Research Council inc CASE, university and departmental scholarships.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36+ months


full time
24 months

MSc by research

full time
12 months

Course contact details

0113 343 6678
0113 343 5749