This MSc is designed for students who do not have previous training in psychology. It is open to those with an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in another subject who want to obtain a qualification that provides the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC, formerly GBR) with the British Psychological Society.
In order to be accepted on the course you must also pass an interview.
Applications for this course are competitive and can close early. We therefore recommend an early application - ideally by April.
Months of entry
This MSc is a conversion course that gives you a thorough grounding in psychology. You don’t need any prior formal psychology education.
- biological, cognitive, social and developmental psychology
- philosophical and ethical perceptions of psychology
- research methods.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Please visit our website for latest fees information: https://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/masters/2017/psychology/experimental-psychology-msc
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study. For full details of our scholarships please visit: Masters Scholarships
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||50|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||10|
|Dissertation||20 (6000 words)|
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
- +44 (0)1273 876638