12 months
16000 GBP/year
8100 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Psychological Research Methods programme from University of Lincoln  is intended for students interested in pursuing a research career in psychology and related areas, including those planning to go on to complete a PhD.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Psychological Research Methods programme from University of Lincoln is also suited to students from a non-psychology background wishing to consider a career in psychology, as the programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society to confer the graduate basis for chartered membership.

The programme is distinctive in its focus on applied research methods and the extent to which it draws upon the unique research interests, expertise, and experience of staff members in the School.

Career Opportunities

This programme is particularly suited to you if you are considering completing a PhD in psychology or working in psychological research.

The course will also provide you with the chance to learn fundamental analytical, organisational, and presentational skills which could be applied across a range of careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods in Psychology 
  • Applied Neuropsychology 

  • Brain, Behaviour and Lifespan Development  

  • Research Methods in Perception and Cognition

  • Advanced Research Internship 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The MSc programme is open to students with at least a 2:2 at undergraduate level. Students with non-standard entry requirements may also be considered, based on transcript results, previous qualifications, or relevant experience.
  • Applicants may be interviewed before they are accepted on the course, to make sure that they are suitable for the course. Students can study this programme either full-time (one year), or part-time (normally two years).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Part-time Home: £45 per credit point
  • Part-time International: £89 per credit point

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 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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