Postgraduate study

The School of Psychological Science offers cutting-edge Diploma, Masters and PhD programmes covering clinical and applied neuropsychology, with an international reputation for excellence in each.

Neuropsychology Programmes

 We offer a number of Neuropsychology programmes providing advanced professional qualification to Clinical Neuropsychologists and further education to graduate students. Visit our Neuropsychology programme pages to learn more about the courses.


Taught Programmes - Conversion programmes

MSc Experimental Psychology (Conversion) * New *

This programme trains graduates with a nonpsychology background in the theories of cognition, brain and behaviour, and the experimental research methods used to develop and test such theories. The degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society.

One year full-time


Research Programmes

PhD/MSc by Research Experimental Psychology

Be part of a vibrant postgraduate community and world-class department and contribute to our international research reputation in: cognitive processesbrain, behaviour and health; and decision-making and rationality.

MSc: One year full-time or part-time equivalent

PhD: Three years full-time or part-time equivalent

Postgraduate visits and open days

The University hosts events for prospective students throughout the year, including our main postgraduate open day in November.

International students

Further information on language training, visa information and research and teaching partnerships.

Postgraduate profiles

Read about what out postgraduate students say about their time at the School of Experimental Psychology.

Why choose Bristol?

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Our research

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