University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham


A wide variety of research topics is available, including: Behavioural sciences: reproductive, child and adolescent mental health; health education, promotion and communication; executive control; everyday and social cognition in neuropsychiatric disorders. Developmental psychiatry: the clarification of the causal processes involved in neurodevelopmental disorders; forensic mental health: the understanding, assessment, and treatment of people with personality disorders, focusing on those who offend. General adult psychiatry: drawing together the main themes of population-based and clinical research into psychosis, dementia and mental health services research; psychopharmacology: human autonomic psychopharmacology; behavioural pharmacology; human neuropsychology.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree (or international equivalent); English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element); candidates are generally required to submit a research proposal with their applications.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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