University of Kent

University of Kent

Research Methods in Psychology

This programme offers advanced and broad-based training in the major methods and statistical techniques in use in psychology, together with a wide range of optional modules to allow you to tailor your studies to suit your own particular interests.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2.1 Honours degree in psychology or a closely related discipline. Please also check our website for general entry requirements (including English language requirements).

Assessment methods

Assessment is mainly by coursework assignment (4-6,000-word essays), examination (for the advanced statistics and methodology module only), plus the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,950 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,475 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272