University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge


Major research is carried out in behavioural and cognitive sciences; areas of research include: sensory and perceptual processes in vision and hearing; memory, attention and language; animal learning; cognitive neuropsychology; developmental psychology; clinical psychology; the department does not normally supervise research in social psychology, in personality, or in social aspects of clinical psychology; students interested in those particular areas are advised to apply to the social and political sciences faculty; in addition to the course fee (university composition fee) students may have to pay a college fee.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd class Honours degree in psychology or, for certain areas of research, physiology, neurobiology, linguistics, computer science, engineering.

Sponsorship information

UK research council scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 7,035 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 22,674 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PhD Full-time £ 7,362 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 23,889 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

Telephone number: 
01223 333550