- The Mindfulness-Based Approaches programme of the Bangor University takes three years to complete
- This route is eligible for Postgraduate Loan funding
- There are three compulsory modules (Foundation, Research and Thesis) and you can choose any other two modules.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Thesis: This module is taken in the last year of study
- Buddhist Background
- Mindfulness and the Brain
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June.
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- A good undergraduate or postgraduate degree (usually at a minimum 2:ii standard). Equivalent professional and practical experience in life and work can also be considered.
- Have completed a teacher-led 8-week mindfulness course (Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy or Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction), taught to a group over 8 weeks.
- Frequent and regular meditation practice (normally on a daily basis) of mindfulness meditation, preferably as taught in MBSR and MBCT, for at least a year before starting the programme.
- IT requirements: students must have a computer in good working order (with basic software such as Microsoft Office as a minimum), access to the Internet, and the IT skills required to use these systems.
- We welcome applications from international students. Please note that this course is part-time and so will not enable students to get a student visa to the UK. International students who apply will have to independently arrange visas to allow them to attend the teaching days over a 3-5 year period.
National4250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12750 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
- International Fee per 30 credit module £2,800
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Check the official programme website for potential updates.