Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London

Forensic Psychology

Entry requirements

1st or 2.1 Honours degree in BSc (Hons) Psychology, or any Psychology joint degree accredited by the British Psychological Society. A graduate conversion course accredited by the British Psychological Society. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall with 7.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in all other subscores. Students from overseas should visit the International pages for information on the entry requirements from their country and further information on English language requirements. Royal Holloway International offers a Pre-Master�s Diploma for International Students and English language pre-sessional courses, allowing students the opportunity to develop their study skills and English language before starting their postgraduate degree. Additional requirements: a 2.1 degree or higher from a University course which entitles you to Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). Selected applicants will be interviewed to establish their suitability for the course. For applicants who are unable to attend, such as overseas students, the interview will be conducted by telephone or Skype. Relevant practical experience, and/or a relevant dissertation, project or other relevant research experience; at least a basic appreciation of forensic psychology; good references. A successful applicant will usually have the following qualities: strong academic skills of writing, research and critical evaluation; evidence of a capacity for self-reflection and learning from experiences; professionalism.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Holloway Egham TW20 0EX South East