Clinical Psychology

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Please ensure you have read the entrance requirements for this programme and are confident of meeting the criteria before applying online. Please ensure that you have completed the relevant sections in the form and attached all necessary documents (transcripts, references, English language certification) are attached before submitting. Incomplete applications cannot be processed.

Personal statements

When applying you should include a personal statement detailing your academic abilities and your reasons for applying for the programme.The online application form will ask you to enter this directly into the online system. Your personal statement should not exceed 500 words.

This programme is intended for those who have studied psychology or  related subjects to honours level, and want to advance their understanding of mental health in children and young people using developmentally-informed approaches. 

You should also be able to demonstrate evidence of your experience/interest in conducting research, and/or engaging with research methods and statistical analysis courses. 

A UK honours degree 2:1 or above, or its international equivalent, is required in either psychology or in a  related discipline (e.g. Linguistics, Neuroscience, Education). 

Entry requirements

Please view the entry requirements before starting your application, to ensure you meet them.

Please do not upload your Personal statement and Relevant knowledge/experience as word files. You should complete the relevant sections in the online form.

Relevant knowledge/experience

Please detail any work or volunteer experience with children, young people or families, detailing your role and length of time in this role. You can also add any research experience, including undergradaute dissertations and any research methods or statistics training undertaken.


One reference is  required. An academic reference is preferable and is required if you graduated within the last two years. If you graduated from study more than two years ago and are unable to obtain an academic reference, an employment reference should be added. 

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Applications for entry in September 2021 are now open.

Closing date for applications will be 30th June 2021.

Apply now using the online degree finder