Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences


This is a two stage application process. Stage one requires submission of an online application

Stage one, online application deadline - 8th January 2024 - submit via the University Degree finder page

Stage two - applicants who are selected following their stage one application, will be emailed the stage two application pack 15th February 2024

Stage two application deadline - 1st March 2024

Stage two will require applicants to provide evidence allowing us to assess their professional and personal suitability for counsellor/psychotherapist education. There are three elements to this:

• a personal statement

• a professional reference

• an interview, which will be conducted online 

Interviews will take place (Mon to Fri) during the period 18th Mar to 5th April 2024

Interview outcomes will be communicated during the week of 6th May 2024


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact: Sue Larsen via email at: or via Tel: 0131 651 6671

Further information

Elaine Goldie
Co-Director, Professional Programmes