Psychology, M.Sc. | Kingston University | London, United Kingdom
12 months
16200 GBP/year
9860 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Psychology course at Kingston University is particularly suitable if you have insufficient credit in psychology from your first degree to meet BPS accreditation criteria.

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The Psychology course at Kingston University covers all the key sub-disciplines of contemporary psychology and provides extensive training in research skills.

You will gain a broad understanding of psychology, learning to critically appraise psychological models, theories and methodologies. Teaching is in small groups and seminars, with practical research exercises and access to high quality laboratories. Through a dissertation, you will research an area of interest. You will also take an optional Level 6 module in one of a variety of psychology specialisms.


Many graduates continue their training and eventually become chartered psychologists. Careers include clinical, forensic, educational and occupational psychology, social work, counselling and teaching.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Methods and Statistics
  • The Person in Psychology
  • Cognition and Biological Psychology 
  • Psychology of Film and Art
  • Applications of Psychological Research
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 or above honours degree or equivalent in any discipline.
  • You must have GCSE or equivalent at grade C/grade 4 or above in mathematics.
  • Candidates with non-standard qualifications but with relevant experience are welcome to apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9860 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9860 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK students tuition fees:

  • MSc part time: £5,423

International students tuition fees: 

  • MSc part time: £8,910

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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