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PhD Psychology Specialisations

36 degrees at 19 universities in the UK.

Health Psychology PhD

Health Psychology PhD

Why choose this course Research within the School of Psychology addresses the main theme of ‘research across an individual’s life’, and covers a range of areas including cognition, neuroscience, child...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £5,050 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,525 per year (UK/EU)

Cognition and Culture PhD

Cognition and Culture PhD

OVERVIEW The Institute of Cognition and Culture (ICC) is one of the worlds first centres for research in the cognitive science of culture. This is a burgeoning interdisciplinary field in which scholars...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree

Organizational Psychology PhD

Organizational Psychology PhD

An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,338 per year (UK/EU)

Sport And Exercise Psychology PhD

Sport And Exercise Psychology PhD

Course outline The Faculty of Health Sciences provides opportunities for research to MPhil and PhD level or MPhil with transfer to PhD. The route to your degree will give you a unique intellectual challenge...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree

Cognitive Science (Computer Science) PhD

Cognitive Science (Computer Science) PhD

The School of Computer Science welcomes highly motivated and well qualified graduates to join us to work towards a doctorate. Our work is regularly presented in international conferences and journals,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)

Health Psychology, PhD

Health Psychology, PhD

COURSE OVERVIEW The importance of psychological factors in promoting good health and managing illness and health risks is an increasingly important field of study. With a keen focus on understanding...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

Gender and Sexuality PhD

Gender and Sexuality PhD

Birkbeck has a strong tradition in interdisciplinary gender and sexuality studies, and encourages research students to think in innovative and critical ways about the topics they are investigating. ...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,338 per year (UK/EU)

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Postgraduate research in Sexuality and Gender Studies is a truly interdisciplinary collaboration, led by academics from a range of disciplines, each bringing their specific expertise to bear. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)

Psychosocial Studies PhD

Psychosocial Studies PhD

An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,338 per year (UK/EU)

PhD Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

PhD Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

An Integrated PhD provides a route into research study if you do not have a Masters degree, or have very little research training. It enables you to spend your first year completing a full-time Masters-level...Read more
(4.2)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £5,103 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Research Management
  • Critical Literature Review
  • Special Topics in Social Psychology
  • Special Topics in Individual Differences and Developmental Psychology
  • Fundamental Statistics for Research
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PhD Cognitive Neuroscience

PhD Cognitive Neuroscience

Our PhD Cognitive Neuroscience programme enables you to undertake a research project that will improve understanding of Cognitive Neuroscience. Cognitive Neuroscience is a dynamic and emerging field of...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree

Health Psychology PhD

Health Psychology PhD

Overview This course is for those who wish to pursue a career as a professional health psychologist or to those with an interest in the psychological concomitants of physical health. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,340 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy DPhil

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy DPhil

The part-time DPhil in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is offered by the Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre (OCTC) in collaboration with the Department for Continuing Education. Applicants are welcome...Read more
(4.1)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3,985 per year (UK/EU)

PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging

PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging

As well as starting their research, first year graduate students attend training sessions designed to enhance their research skills and broad knowledge of cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,203 per year (UK/EU)

Social Psychology PhD

Social Psychology PhD

This course offers a supportive, dynamic and diverse environment for creative research and learning. During your research, you are supported by a panel including a main and secondary supervisor. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

About the course Research students are welcomed to Brunel as valued members of our thriving, research-intensive community. A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,203 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Neuroscience MPhil/PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience MPhil/PhD

OverviewResearchers at the ICN examine how the human brain accomplishes perception, memory, cognition, language, consciousness and action. A leading principle is the tight integration of behavioural methods...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,365 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,685 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Science PhD

Cognitive Science PhD

Are you interested in the nature of cognition, be it natural or artificial? Our pioneering, interdisciplinary approach brings together faculty and research students from artificial intelligence, psychology,...Read more
(3.6)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree

Clinical and Health Psychology PhD

Clinical and Health Psychology PhD

Research profile The PhD and MSc by Research in Clinical Psychology offer the chance to work with, and be supervised by, a range of clinical academics across many areas of psychology. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

PhD in Computation, Cognition and Language

PhD in Computation, Cognition and Language

The PhD in Computation, Cognition and Language is a PhD track for students who conduct basic and applied research in the computational study of language, communication, and cognition, in humans and machines. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £8,589 per year (UK/EU)
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