Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University


The research route is most suitable for those who wish to undertake a higher research degree, but do not wish to commit to an MPhil or PhD. It enables students to undertake a substantial dissertation in any area of psychology, supported by taught units - usually in research methods or a specialist subject.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have an undergraduate Honours degree; postgraduate diploma or degree-equivalent professional qualification; applicants should also hold a GCSE or equivalent in English language; exceptionally students may be admitted with an unclassified degree with significant relevant work experience; prior learning and experience may count for advanced standing.

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Elizabeth Gaskell Campus Manchester M13 0JA North West

Key information

Course Enquiries
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