King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Psychological Medicine

Research focuses on the interface between psychiatry and medicine; psychiatry and occupation; psychiatry and the military; and psychiatry in different settings. The disorders of interest are those of the common mental disorders, such as depression; anxiety; perinatal psychiatry; eating disorders; and stress related disorders. The principal research methodologies used within the department are epidemiological; clinical and psychological research; including cross sectional studies; cohort studies; and randomised controlled trials.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree from a UK university or the overseas equivalent; interview; all applicants need to possess an adequate level of English competence. A 2.2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Master's with merit.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 3 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 6 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

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

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