Find PhD Programs in Psychology in United Kingdom 2019
Psychology is the study of the human mind. Psychologists work in hospitals, clinics and mental health facilities as well as at academic institutions as teachers or researchers. Psychologist can work in dozens of other industries, as knowledge of human behavior is in demand everywhere.
Top Doctoral Programs in Psychology in United Kingdom 2019
A member of staff, an expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting your research programme. Offered full-time and part-time.
A member of staff, an expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting your research programme. As a research student, you'll become part of our thriving academic community.
A PhD, by definition, is an original contribution to knowledge. A research degree is different from a taught course. Research students are expected to self-direct their learning with support from a supervisory team. The teaching and learning style at PhD level takes the form of 1:1 supervision, e-learning and workshops.
In the most recent Research Excellence Framework Psychology was rated:
60% of our research was awarded 3* out of 4* - 'very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance'
85% of submitted publications to be internationally recognised, internationally excellent or world leading.
Our research has made a difference at many levels: influencing policy and creating new commercial capabilities. Our scientists work in multidisciplinary teams to target major societal challenges in the areas of human health, well-being, performance and behaviour. We apply theory in these areas to contemporary real-world issues by undertaking innovative and rigorous science.
Addictive and Health Behaviours
Investigating the socio-cognitive determinants of addictive behaviours and interventions to modify them.
Applied and Developmental Cognition
Understanding how cognitive processes unfold during development and their application to real-world problems.
Investigative and Forensic Psychology
Examining how different vulnerabilities affect eyewitness testimony with particular expertise in research with children, the elderly and those with an autism spectrum disorder.
Lived Experiences in Mental Health and Distress...
The DPsych programme aims to develop highly skilled, reflexive practitioner psychologists and researchers who will make a valuable contribution to the profession, both in
Counselling Psychology DPsych
A pluralistic programme offering existential, phenomenological, cognitive-behavioral, and psychodynamic approaches, with a strong focus on employability.
Name: Counselling Psychology
Study mode: Full time
Duration: 3 years
Tuition fees: £11,500 *
Scholarships: No *
Next start date: September 2018
Future start date: September 2019
Study abroad: No
Validation: This degree is validated by the Open University, UK
*For more information please refer to the fees and financial support sections below.
The DPsych programme aims to develop highly skilled, reflexive practitioner psychologists and researchers who will make a valuable contribution to the profession, both inside and outside the consulting room....