30 months
6120 GBP/year
6120 GBP/year
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Develop your skills within psychology with our 100% online part-time Mental Health Psychology MSc at University of Liverpool Online Programmes. Throughout your studies, you will explore the fundamentals of general psychology and key areas of mental health. 

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Mental health psychology focuses on the psychological factors affecting the mind and in turn overall wellness of individuals. Mental health is a growing global issue for all countries around the globe particularly in the wake of pandemic. Mental health psychology focuses on a wide range of therapies and treatments to assist those suffering a wide range of mental health issues. 

Mental Health psychology plays a pivotal role in the health system assisting those in mental health crisis and to avoid relapse of particular conditions. Mental Health Psychology assists in the administration of psychotherapies such as Cognitive Behavioural therapy to individuals to support on the road to recovery and techniques to utilise to live with various mental health issues.


A background in psychology is useful for a wide range of careers particularly for a career in mental health and wellbeing whilst also providing you with necessary skills for other sectors due to a fundamental understanding human behaviour and therapeutic treatments.

After completion of the Mental Health Psychology MSc at University of Liverpool Online Programmes possible careers could be in both public and private healthcare as mental health support workers to occupational therapy for FTSE 100 organisations. After completion of this MSc there is also the possibility to train to become a Cognitive Behavourial Therapist or Counsellor with further study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mind, Brain, and Behaviour         
  • Data Analysis for Psychology
  • Social Psychology  
  • Personality, Individual Differences, and Intelligence
  • Approaches to Mental Health Psychology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a 2:1 class degree in any subject including psychology equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree; 
  • A minimum of a 2:2 class degree in any subject including psychology equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree AND have gained at least two years of relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15300 GBP for the full programme during 30 months.
  • National

    6120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15300 GBP for the full programme during 30 months.

MSc: £15,300  PGDip: £10,200  The tuition fee is fully inclusive of all costs: teaching materials, core textbooks, assessments and resits. 


Regional Scholarships of up to 15% are available for international students based overseas in eligible countries.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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