King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry

The centre's scientific goal is to undertake interdisciplinary research and training, bringing together genetic and environmental strategies in order to understand how nature and nurture interact in the development of complex behavioural disorders and dimensions; research focuses on key common mental health problems that are most likely to profit from a developmental nature-nurture interdisciplinary strategy; key areas include: Emotional disorders (especially anxiety and depression); disorders involving disruptive behaviour (including hyperactivity); disorders involving cognitive problems (including problems related to theory of mind, executive function and language).

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree from a UK university; or overseas equivalent; applicants whose qualifications have been gained outside the UK need to demonstrate that their background and experience, general education and scholarship are appropriate; all applicants need to possess an adequate level of English competence.

Sponsorship information

Students are supported through grants or other award schemes; whilst studentships on the 1 + 3 programme are research council supported.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,750 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Denmark Hill Campus Southwark SE5 8AF South East

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020 7848 7000