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PhD Psychology Specialisations

30 degrees at 20 universities in the UK.

Cognition and Culture PhD

Cognition and Culture PhD

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 seek to...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 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)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,226 per year (UK/EU)

Self-control and endurance sport performance: Investigating the psychological processes underpinning successful athletic performance PhD

Self-control and endurance sport performance: Investigating the psychological processes underpinning successful athletic performance PhD

Loughborough University is a top-ten rated university in England for research intensity (REF2014) and an outstanding 66% of the work of Loughborough’s academic staff who were eligible to be submitted...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)

Health Psychology PhD

Health Psychology PhD

The PhD in Health Psychology includes everything in our PhD Psychology programme. This fulfils the research competency of your health psychology training. In addition to this, you’ll also need to produce...Read more
(3.9)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £4,950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 96 months Part time degree: £2,475 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Psychology and Neuropsychology PhD

Cognitive Psychology and Neuropsychology PhD

Kents School of Psychology supports research in a number of areas, including: social psychology; developmental psychology; forensic psychology; cognitive psychology; existential psychology; personality and motivation. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

PhD By Published Work (ROUTE 2) - Health Psychology and Social Care

PhD By Published Work (ROUTE 2) - Health Psychology and Social Care

This is an accelerated route for experienced practitioners and researchers, who already have a substantial number of publications in a thematically linked area. These should be strong publications which...Read more
(3.3)
  • 6 months Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 12 months Part time degree

Clinical and Health Psychology PhD

Clinical and Health Psychology PhD

The PhD in Clinical Psychology offer the chance to work with, and be supervised by, a range of clinical academics across many areas of psychology. Our research involves national and international collaborations,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Organisational Psychology PhD

Organisational Psychology PhD

This course aims to train you to conduct research of a high academic standard and to make an original contribution to the subject through your thesis. It will not only prepare you to undertake research...Read more
(4)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £2,226 per year (UK/EU)

Social Psychology PhD

Social Psychology PhD

Psychology at Kent offers a supportive, dynamic and diverse environment for creative research and learning. Overview During your research, you are supported by a panel including a main and secondary supervisor. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

PhD (BY DISSERTATION) - Health, Psychology and Social Care

PhD (BY DISSERTATION) - Health, Psychology and Social Care

This is the conventional route to a PhD degree. Students need to supply a research theme and synopsis of their proposed research to the University. If we have the academic expertise to supervise the proposed...Read more
(3.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Leadership and Communication
  • A Critical Look at Research Methods
  • Health and Social Care Policy
  • Change Management
  • Evidence-based Practice
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Psychosocial Studies PhD

Psychosocial Studies PhD

Psychosocial Studies is a leading department in this interdisciplinary field that brings together social, cultural and psychosocial researchers. The department has developed a distinctive approach to...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Forensic Psychology PhD

Forensic Psychology PhD

Psychology at Kent offers a supportive, dynamic and diverse environment for creative research and learning across a range of areas in psychology. Forensic Psychology focuses on offending behaviour and...Read more
(4.5)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

PhD By Published Work (ROUTE 1) - Health Psychology and Social Care

PhD By Published Work (ROUTE 1) - Health Psychology and Social Care

This route is aimed at candidates who already have research experience, whether alone or done collaboratively, and have published a minimum of three academic publications, papers or journal articles. ...Read more
(3.3)
  • 24 months Full time degree
  • 48 months Part time degree

Sports and Exercise Psychology PhD

Sports and Exercise Psychology PhD

In this course we offer supervision in all areas of staff expertise in sports and exercise psychology. A research degree gives you the chance to investigate your chosen topic in real depth and reach a...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,410 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,205 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience is a dynamic and emerging field of research that seeks to understand how we think, feel and act. The focus of our research is on revealing the mechanisms responsible for these complex...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree

Health Psychology PhD

Health Psychology PhD

This PhD is for anyone who is interested in the scientific study of psychological processes relevant to health, illness and healthcare. Students work will be supported by a dedicated postgraduate environment,...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Experimental Psychology DPhil

Experimental Psychology DPhil

The DPhil programme in Experimental Psychology is based upon independent research carried out under the supervision and guidance of principal investigators and researchers within a research group or lab,...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Language and Cognition PhD

Language and Cognition PhD

We offer a world-leading research environment aimed at understanding human communication, speech, language and cognition. Students have the opportunity to study within a unique interdisciplinary group...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,060 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,530 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Science PhD

Cognitive Science PhD

The pioneering, interdisciplinary approach brings together faculty and research students from artificial intelligence, psychology, linguistics, neuroscience and philosophy – they will find Sussex a great...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree
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