We are proud to have been awarded IoPPN Excellence Awards for student satisfaction in the Postgraduate Taught Education Survey (PTES) for the last 3 years The MSc in Psychiatric Research provides in-depth training in how to perform and evaluate research across the psychiatric disorders. Emphasis is placed on building excellent academic skills, independent thinking and an evidence-based scientific approach to mental health research. During the MSc, students develop a deep understanding of what is currently known about psychiatric disorders and their treatment and how well performed research can enhance knowledge and ultimately improve clinical outcomes. Key benefits
- In-depth, practical and theoretical knowledge on performing, interpreting and applying psychiatric research in mental health.
- Development of statistical, critical, creative and academic writing skills.
- Taught by academics who perform world- leading psychiatric research.
Bachelor’s degree with 2:1 honours in a relevant subject (e.g. psychology, neuroscience, pharmacology, social science or health science); or a registrable qualification appropriate to the programme in medicine; or a professional mental health qualification. A 2:2 degree will be considered only where applicants also offer a Masters with Merit in a related subject.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course