Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Psychology (Conversion)

The MSc in Psychology provides graduates in disciplines other than psychology with the opportunity to obtain the Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). GBC allows you to pursue postgraduate training in applied areas of psychology associated with the Societies' Divisions (e.g. Educational, Clinical Psychology etc). GBC is the first step toward gaining status as a Chartered Psychologist.

Entry requirements

MSc: To join this programme, you should have a degree (not a pass degree) in a subject other than psychology or in psychology but which does not confer eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Registration of the British Psychological Society. The degree should be 2:2 classification or above.

Course modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment methods

Most modules are assessed by a mixture of examination and coursework though some are assessed solely by coursework. Coursework assignments might be essays, research project reports, group presentations or the critical analysis of research papers.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,000 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 5,220 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 29 per Credit (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus L39 4QP North West

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