Psychiatry and Applied Psychology

University of Nottingham

Master On Campus
48 months
4496 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Psychiatry and Applied Psychology from University of Nottingham is committed to providing support to postgraduate students across the course of their research studies in addition to their project supervision.


At Psychiatry and Applied Psychology from University of Nottingham you will study as part of a division within the School of Medicine and each division has its own PGR representative who is there to address student concerns and feedback.

Graduates with Psychiatry and Applied Psychology from University of Nottingham will develop your research skills through:

  • paid work placements
  • training courses
  • public engagement opportunities

Programme Structure


  • You will complete a written thesis of up to 100,000 words, with expert support and advice from your academic supervisor(s). 
  • You will also take a verbal examination called a viva voce where you explain your project in depth to an examination panel.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2.1 (or equivalent) degree in a relevant subject and two academic references. We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.
  • You will need to provide us with a research proposal and a personal statement as part of the online application form. This should cover your reasons for applying, why you are interested in the programme, your previous subject and work experience and your future aspirations.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    4496 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4496 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

International fees will be charged as follows: low-cost research – £19,000, medium-cost research in Applied Psychology and Paediatric Pharmacology – £23,000, laboratory-based research – £26,500, high-cost laboratory-based research – £31,500, technically-intensive/specialised research projects with high consumable costs – £36,000, exceptional technically-intensive/specialised research projects with high consumable costs – £46,500.


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Psychiatry and Applied Psychology
University of Nottingham


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