School of Health in Social Science

Subject Areas

The School of Health in Social Science offers a range of subjects in Clinical Psychology, Counselling, Psychotherapy And Applied Social Sciences, and Nursing Studies.

Undergraduate Programmes

The School of Health in Social Science run two undergraduate degree programmes.

Postgraduate Taught Programmes

Key information and online application forms can be found in the links below.

Postgraduate Research Programmes

The School of Health in Social Science offers MSc, MPhil and PhD research degrees in all three subject areas.

Clinical Psychology

The main areas of taught study are the professional training programmes in Clinical Psychology (DClinPsychol) and Applied Psychology for Children and Young People (MSc).

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences

With more than 15 years experience of providing education and training, Counselling and Psychotherapy has been at the forefront of the development of counselling as a professional activity and we offer a supportive and stimulating learning environment.

Nursing Studies

one of the first universities to offer a nursing degree in the UK (since 1956), the University of Edinburgh has a long tradition of preparing graduate nurses. We offer both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, as well as continuing professional development courses.

University Scholarships and Student Funding information