University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Forensic Clinical Psychology

Students on this course are eligible to practise in 2 different branches of applied psychology, in this case Forensic and Clinical Psychology. Successful completion of the course will lead to a dual qualification conferring eligibility to practise as a Forensic and Clinical psychologist. The course will run in collaboration with St Andrew�s Healthcare.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (typically a high 2.1 or above or a 2.1 and a Master's in a cognate discipline) in psychology that confers Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society. HCPC requirement of English language proficiency (IELTS level 7.0 with no element below 6.5). Enhanced CRB check. No criminal convictions (psychology is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act so no criminal convictions are ever considered �spent�). At least 12 months relevant experience of working in a clinical and/ or forensic setting.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a thesis.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
ForenPsyD Full-time £ 11,070 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time £ 16,920 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

Key information

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0121 414 5488