UCL Psychology and Language Sciences


Speech and Language Sciences MSc

This MSc is a rewarding clinical training programme and a challenging academic degree. Focusing on speech and language pathology and therapy, students consider approaches to the investigation and management of clients with communication and swallowing problems, and learn about working with clients and others professionals in health care and education.

Key Information

Modes and duration
  • Full-time: 2 years
Programme start date
September 2016, September 2017
Tuition Fees (2016/17)
See fees note (below) (FT)
£24,400 (FT)
Application deadlines
All applicants
Open: 5 October 2015
Close: 6 November 2015
All applicants
Open: 12 September 2016
Close: 18 November 2016
Fees note: UK/EU full-time tuition fee is funded by the NHS.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Please note: Candidates must hold at least an upper second-class Bachelor's degree at the time of applying.

Before you submit your application, please download and fill out the following document and attach to your application as a supporting document. This will help us assess your relevant work experience. Summary of Work Experience Form

English Language Requirements

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Special. Only the IELTS is accepted. Applicants must obtain an overall grade of 8.0 with a minimum of 7.5 in each of the subtests.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

International students

Country-specific information, including details of when UCL representatives are visiting your part of the world, can be obtained from the International Students website.

International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.

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Successful completion results in recommendation for membership of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and eligibility to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). HCPC registration is mandatory for all UK employed speech and language therapists.

We should like to remind prospective applicants to use the contact email address outlined in the Contact section rather than emailing academic staff directly.

Core purpose and values of the programme
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