Taught course

Educational Psychology

University of Strathclyde · School of Psychological Sciences and Health

Entry requirements

  • a first or good second-class Honours degree in Psychology (or an equivalent accredited conversion qualification in Psychology), recognised by the BPS as providing the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership
  • a minimum of one-two years professional experience of work with children, young people, families and professional colleagues (not necessarily in teaching), along with evidence of a commitment to a career in educational psychology

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Educational Psychology is designed to help you work effectively as an educational psychologist with young people, teachers, parents and other professionals.

This course, together with the Stage 2 Qualification in Educational Psychology, (Scotland) from the British Psychological Society (BPS), meets the requirements for registration as an educational psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.

Information for international students

This programme is not open to applications from international students

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,500 p/a
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Further details of qualification

Biennial intakes: 2009, 2011, etc. Professional training approved by the British Psychological Society.

Course contact details

HaSS PGT Enquiries
0141 444 8600