Students can specialise in Cognitive Neuroscience or Clinical Psychology in their choice of optional courses and dissertation. In addition, graduates from the MSc will gain a range of generic intellectual and practical skills, including initiative, self-reliance, critical ability, data science, collaboration, communicating research and presentation skills, which are easily adaptable to the needs of the labour market. Training in psychological research methods and project work will be included in the programme.
Why this programme
- The MSc Psychological Science (conversion) is accredited by the British Psychological Society.
- Psychology at Glasgow is ranked 10th in the UK (Complete University Guide).
- With a top 10 ranking in the UK (Complete University Guide), the school continues to meet student expectations, combining both teaching excellence and a supportive learning environment.
- The School of Psychology brings together world-leading expertise in experimental psychology, cognitive science and cognitive and affective neuroscience in order to advance the understanding of human behaviour.
- The Research Methods course provides a comprehensive training in reproducible data analysis.
- A wide range of optional courses are available representing the research expertise of our staff.
Graduates from the Psychological Science (Conversion) programme of the University of Glasgow are eligible for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership of the British Psychological Society. This Msc can function as a both a feeder for a PhD and as an industry focused qualification. Graduates have successfully progressed to vocational masters programmes in psychology or used this MSc to further their career in the wider job market.
This MSc will be of particular interest to those who wish to work within a high-quality research environment and/or continue onto PhD research in psychological science.
- Cognitive Psychology
- Human Development
- Individual Differences
- Physiological Psychology
- Research Methods
- Social Psychology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a Science subject.
- A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
- A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
- Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
- One reference letter on headed paper
- Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
- A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)
International25980 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25980 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11520 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11520 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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