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PhD Psychology Specialisations

25 degrees at 16 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
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)

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
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

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
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,097 per year (UK/EU)

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
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD

The MRes in Sexuality and Gender Studies is an example of truly interdisciplinary collaboration, staffed by academics from a range of disciplines, each bringing their specific expertise to bear on the...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,180 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,090 per year (UK/EU)

Health Psychology PhD

Health Psychology PhD

This course focus on cutting edge research to understand how behaviours influence: individual’s decision making; help push the boundaries of the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention and...Read more
(4.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,097 per year (UK/EU)

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
(4.4)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £2,187 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)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,187 per year (UK/EU)

Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience PhD

The cognition subgroup explores core and applied areas of cognitive psychology such as attention, eye movements, memory, and language. Our research explores how human performance changes with experience,...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,183 per year (UK/EU)

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
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,195 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)

Forensic Psychology PhD

Forensic 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
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,100 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
(4.3)
  • 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
(3.6)
  • 24 months Full time degree
  • 48 months Part time degree

Social Psychology PhD

Social Psychology PhD

The Department currently offers research opportunities in health, community and development; social and cultural psychology; organisational social psychology; and social and public communication. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Customised degree

Organisational Behaviour PhD

Organisational Behaviour PhD

This course is considered one of the top research departments in the world. Its faculty members are known both for the breadth of topics they pursue and for their in-depth cutting edge research on these topics. ...Read more
  • 5 years Full time degree

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Dphil

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Dphil

This course should focus on a primary research topic relevant to the theory, principles and practice of interventions, including both group and individual treatments, third wave approaches, self-help...Read more
  • 8 years Part time degree

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD

Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD

This course will provide excellent preparation for employment and this will be further enhanced by the employability skills training offered through the College of Arts and Law Graduate School. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,098 per year (UK/EU)

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)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,183 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,092 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy DPhil

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy DPhil

This part-time DPhil is normally carried out over eight years, equivalent to four years of full-time study, although it may take less time in certain circumstances. The DPhil in CBT should focus on a...Read more
(4.1)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,098 per year (UK/EU)
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