Clinical Psychology

MSc in Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion)

This new MSc in Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) offers you the opportunity to study psychology to graduate level and become eligible for chartered membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society on a graduate basis.

Start date September
Length of study One year full-time, or two to six years part-time
Programme Director Dr Emily Newman
Tuition fees  Visit the University's tuition fees website for full details
Closing date for applications
 Round   Application deadline   Places awarded by 
 1 6 November 2020 18 December 2020
 2 15 January 2021 02 March 2021
 3 22 March 2021 05 May 2021
 4 28 May 2021 09 July 2021
Contact us
Find us Doorway 6, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG

  Apply now: use the University's online submission system (EUCLID) to apply for this programme.


Why choose this programme?

The MSc in Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) is a British Psychological Society accredited psychology conversion programme.

Who is this programme for?

The MSc in Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) is available to graduates of any discipline who wish to undertake an accredited psychology degree.

Programme aims

Find out about the skills and experience you will acquire.

Programme content & structure

Other funding
Courses on this programme.

Information for part-time students

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All you need to know for part-time study.

Meet our staff

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Our academic and support team are experts in their fields.

Facilities & community

Read about our world-leading student resources.

Entry requirements

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Applications for the MSc Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) for 2021 are open

Career opportunities

Career prospects
This programme will help develop the skills you need for a career in psychology.

Information for applicants with offers

What to do next if you have been offered a place.


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Read what past students have said about moving to Edinburgh and studying on the programme