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Applying to the Course

Entrance requirements

A first or upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, from a recognised university course, which confers the graduate basis for registration with the British Psychological Society. In addition, by time of course entry, applicants must have attained an assistant / associate psychology post, or comparable, within a healthcare setting and where supervision from a qualified clinical psychologist has been agreed. A maximum number of applicants can be accepted each year and where demand exceeds capacity preference will be given to those who already meet the criteria at application and / or applications will be ranked based on quality of previous qualifications and experience.

Fees for are expected to be approximately £3,466. The School may be offering a limited number of fee bursaries, however, in the main students will self-finance or seek their own support from employers.

How to apply

Applications are made online via the Direct Applications Portal on the Queen’s University website. Guidelines for both the Diploma and MSc in Applied Psychology (Clinical Specialism) are available at Follow the links to the taught postgraduate programmes – Applied Psychology (Clinical specialism).

The deadline for applying to the course for September 2014 entry has passed.