University of Westminster

Course Introduction

This course is designed for graduates who wish to pursue a career in psychology but need to acquire the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society (BPS). We welcome applications from graduates who have either completed a degree in another subject or who have insufficient psychology in their degree to be eligible for GBC. Graduates do not need to have studied psychology to be eligible for this programme. You will take modules at Master's level in core areas of psychology, as specified by the BPS. The content of the curriculum of the MSc covers the core areas of curriculum stipulated by the BPS for GBC.

Course Additional Entry

A good Honours degree with 2.1 or above, or equivalent (2.2 will be considered with evidence of further academic or professional achievement). Applicants should be able to demonstrate competence in mathematics, for example through having obtained GSCE mathematics (or equivalent). Candidates whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5. The University offers pre'sessional Summer programmes for students who need to improve their English before starting the course.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,500  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,075  Credit module. First year home fees