MPhil/PhD Counselling & Psychotherapy

Course Introduction

This course is offered on both a full- and part-time basis. Your research may be clinically and/or theoretically focused in the fields of psychoanalysis, analytical psychology and psychodynamic counselling. This might mean that your previous educational and research background may be in fields such as the arts, film and theatre, literature, history or clinical psychotherapeutic or medical practice. Current and past research topics involve: the relationship between psychotherapy and time; the use of mindfulness in combination with; psychodynamic techniques with obsessional patients the 'bride in white'; the contemporary status of Freud's classical theories.

Start Date

EXPECTED SEP-2021: Duration: 3-4 years.. EXPECTED SEP-2021: Duration: 4-6 years..

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £4,407 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £14,760 Overseas Fees
4 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £4,407 European Fees
6 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £2,204 Home Fees
6 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £7,380 Overseas Fees
6 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD £2,204 European Fees

Qualifications Required

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should normally have (or expect to be awarded) a taught Masters in a relevant subject area. Students might also be considered for some programmes if they aren?t a graduate or their degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that students have the ability to work at postgraduate level.
  • International entry requirements: Students should normally have (or expect to be awarded) a taught Masters in a relevant subject area. Students might also be considered for some programmes if they aren?t a graduate or their degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that students have the ability to work at postgraduate level. Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a 6.5 in writing and no element lower than 6.0. TOEFL: 90 overall with 23 in Writing and 21 in each other skill.
  • TOEFL score: 90