Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) recognised as providing graduate basis for registration with the British Psychological Society

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Health Psychology was developed in 2003 by the Institute's Health Psychology Group, and is approved by the British Psychological Society (BPS) for accreditation towards chartership in Health Psychology.
The course will be of interest to those wishing to pursue a career as a professional health psychologist or to those with an interest in the psychological concomitants of physical health.
The accredited MSc in Health Psychology will provide the first step towards Chartered Health Psychologist status for students who are eligible to hold the Graduate Basis for Registration (GBR) of the British Psychological Society (BPS)

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus..

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Medical School web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5559