University of Leicester

University of Leicester

Psychology

The School of Psychology aims to develop and maintain research of international quality and has a vibrant postgraduate researcher community who make an essential contribution to the life of the School.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 Honours degree in relevant subject; exceptionally, other appropriate qualifications and or significant relevant experience considered.

Course modules

Research areas include: behavioural and cognitive neuroscience; psychobiology; memory; perception; psycholinguistics; visual cognition; reasoning and decision making; clinical psychology; social behaviour; applied cognitive psychology; criminological and forensic psychology.

Sponsorship information

Approved for ESRC +3 studentships; University scholarships on ad hoc basis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
DClinPsy Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
DClinPsy Full-time January 2017 - 3 years
PsychD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PsychD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PsychD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PsychD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PsychD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PsychD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PsychD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PsychD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,735 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leicester Leicester LE1 7RH East Midlands

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0116 229 7652