12 months
13750 GBP/year
8250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Supporting the requirements of the British Psychological Society’s Division of Forensic Psychology, this Forensic Psychology degree offered at the University of Bedfordshirefocuses of developing the expertise and qualities you will need to gain employment at a senior level.


Forensic Psychology degree offered at the University of Bedfordshire will help you gain a high level of knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methods which will allow you to perform complex data analysis, interpretation, evaluation and synthesis

Benefit from an increased sense of personal responsibility and professionalism that will enable you to practice or conduct research within ethical guidelines while being aware of the requirements of equal opportunities and disabilities legislation.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

Forensic psychology can be evidenced in a range of settings such as the prison and probation service, the NHS, during criminal investigations and in community settings. However, the advanced route to registration as a Forensic Psychologist is just one direction graduates may wish to embark upon and, having completed your degree you will find that many career opportunities are open to you both inside and outside the forensic sector and psychology related fields. Whatever your thoughts, forensic psychology is compelling as both a discipline and a profession. Studying for the MSc in Forensic Psychology will give you a good grounding in:

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods For Forensic Psychology
  • Criminal Psychology 
  • Dissertation 
  • Investigative Psychology 
  • Legal Psychology 
  • Professional Skills For Forensic Psychologists 
  • Rehabilitation & Recidivism 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Student insurance

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  • 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 completed application form signed by you (an electronic signature is fine)
  • Copies of your official academic qualifications and certificates, including proof of your level of English Language
  • A one-page personal statement. This should tell us why you want to study your chosen course.
  • A copy of your current valid passport details
  • Please submit copies of any UK Visa that you have held and any documentation relating to previous visa refusals from any country

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13750 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • For EU students the standard fee is £8,250 .

Living costs for Luton

750 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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