MSc in Clinical Neuropsychiatry

General

Program Description

MSc in Clinical Neuropsychiatry

This interdisciplinary programme is for experienced professionals working with people with neuropsychiatric disorders associated with neurodegeneration, brain injury, and other neurological illness(principally doctors, neurologists, psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, clinical psychologists and psychologists intending to become clinical psychologists). It is also open to psychology and other neuroscience graduates who want to develop their academic and clinical skills.

Duration:

MSc – 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

PGDip - 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

PGCert - normally completed in 1 year, full time.

Full-time – 2 afternoons per week and/or and some 3-day blocks.

Part-time – 1 afternoon per week and/or some 3-day blocks.

Start date: September; Application deadline is 31 August - applications will be considered until 30 September if there are places available.

Entry Requirements

A good relevant degree (at 2:1 or equivalent) and experience of working with the client group, or an appropriate professional qualification at a sub-degree level and five years experience of working with the client group. The University accepts Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL).

For further details see here.

International students:

Academic requirements

We accept a range of qualifications. Contact us for more information.

English language requirements

You can satisfy our English language requirements in two ways:

  • by holding an English language qualification to the right level
  • by taking and successfully completing one of our English courses for international students


English to IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each component) or TOEFL Internet based 95 overall with no less than 22 in any band.

Fees and Funding


UK/EU students

2014/15 course fees

UK/EU students
MSc £5940/PG Dip £3960/PG Cert £1980

Non-UK/EU students
Full-Time - £17,355 (plus living expenses)

Scholarships and studentships

Scholarships may be available. International students can often gain funding through overseas research scholarships, Commonwealth scholarships or their home government.

Last updated December 2017

About the School

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