University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Clinical Psychology

The content provides a theoretical introduction to a wide range of clinical problems and approaches, together with basic clinical skills and a variety of practical experiences. Successful completion confers eligibility for Chartered Clinical Psychologist status, allowing you to practise as a Clinical Psychologist within the NHS. The course offers clinical placements throughout the year, an academic course and research requirements including a 25,000 word dissertation. You can also work with individual practitioners in areas including: Family therapy; paediatric liaison; brain injury rehabilitation; spinal injury; eating disorders. As an option you can undertake a 12 month specialist placement in year3. It may also be possible to combine 2 of the shorter placements into a second 12 month specialist child and family placement.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good first degree and Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society and clinically relevant experience. Acceptance onto the programme will be subject to satisfactory health screening and criminal record checks. Applicants for the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology must be European Economic Area citizens. GCSE English or equivalent. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component). TOEFL iBT 90 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.

Sponsorship information

Greater Manchester Strategic Health Authority.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
DClinPsychol Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
DClinPsychol Full-time £ 14,520 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927