Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences

Entrance requirements

The entrance requirements for the MSc in Counselling Studies are listed here.

  • An undergraduate degree in any subject and / or a postgraduate qualification in counselling
  • A reference commenting on your suitability for this degree
  • English language requirements (IELTS 6.5+ or equivalent) apply to students whose first language is not English or whose first degree was not taught in English.
  • NB: Students who have successfully completed a counselling qualification elsewhere which is equivalent to our Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies can apply for Entry with Advanced Standing to allow them to complete the MSc in Counselling Studies without having to undertake the Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies. Your existing qualification must carry 60 academic credits at Postgraduate level and should have covered similar content in order to be eligible.