The PhD in Applied Psychology is suitable for students who wish to study any area of applied psychology. It generally involves a three year full time or 6 year part-time research programme where the student can intensively study in the area of their choice supervised by experts in the field.
The MPhil usually takes 2 years full time or 4 years part time.We welcome applications for a PhD in a variety of research areas. For more detailed information about the research opportunities we offer, please see relevant topics under ‘Find a supervisor’ and also relevant research groups and centres under the ‘Research’ link on the Division of Psychiatry and Applied Psychology hompage.
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Training is very much at the discretion of the student and their supervisor, but a number of University support services exist to assist you during your time at Nottingham and beyond:
- The Postgraduate Students' Association (PGSA) are a particularly important source of support.
- The Graduate School offers a wide range of courses specifically for postgraduate research students, and Professional Development provides postgraduates with teacher training.
- The Methods and Data Institute also provides both specific training courses in methods and also drop-in advice sessions for postgraduates.
- Training is also available within the division. This takes the form of regular research seminars, methods workshops, and the opportunity to attend appropriate lectures and modules run by the division.
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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2:1 (upper second class honours degree or international equivalent) in a relevant subject and a Masters at merit level. All applications will be considered individually on their own merits. Applications from candidates who do not hold a 2:1 (or equivalent) first degree will be considered at the discretion of the postgraduate research academic team.
EU/EEA4327 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4327 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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