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Mindfulness Based Approaches MA (3 years)

Mindfulness Based Approaches MA (3 years)

Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Teaching / Training Mindfulness

Course type


Course Summary

This Masters will enable you to study mindfulness-based approaches without training to become a mindfulness teacher. This route takes between three years to complete;

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


3 years

Start date



This module can be taken anytime between Year 1 and 4.
Foundation - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Students need to pay £12,235 (comprising 4x 30 credit Mindfulness modules, and a 60 credit MA or MSc thesis); For 30 credit Mindfulness module fee is £2,310; For Mindfulness Teaching Project OR Thesis (60 credits each) fee is £2,995.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a good undergraduate or postgraduate degree (usually at a minimum 2:2 standard). Equivalent professional and practical experience in life and work can also be considered; Have completed a teacher-led 8-week mindfulness course (Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy or Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction), taught to a group over 8 weeks; Frequent and regular meditation practice (normally on a daily basis) of mindfulness meditation, preferably as taught in MBSR and MBCT, for at least a year before starting the programme; IT requirements: students must have a computer in good working order (with basic software such as Microsoft Office as a minimum), access to the Internet, and the IT skills required to use these systems.

University information

Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF,...more