Division of Psychiatry

We are an interdisciplinary centre for research and teaching concerned with mental health and illness. Our aim is to  address clinical problems in order to achieve benefits for patients and public health, using insights from basic science. We deliver innovative teaching, relevant to clinical practice, that is informed by our research.



The Division of Psychiatry offers a range of Postgraduate Taught Courses, Research Degrees and Undergraduate Courses. Visit our 'Study' page for more information. For example, find out more about about our New MSc in Dementia here.



The Division of Psychiatry is made up of four Research Departments: Mental Health of Older People Department, Mental Health Neuroscience Department, Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Department and Epidemiology and Applied Clinical Research Department. Visit our ‘Research’ page to find out more.



MSc Scholarships for North London clinical staff – 2016

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Noclor Research Support Service announces two scholarships to the value of half of total fees each (Home/EU rates) to support clinical staff in North London Trusts to undertake the UCL MSc in Mental Health Sciences Research commencing September 2016. This course provides a practical and stimulating training in research skills, appropriate for mental health professionals […]

UCL Division of Psychiatry Scholarships 2016

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

  We are very pleased  to announce that we can offer a small number of Division of Psychiatry Scholarships to contribute towards fees for the MSc in Mental Health Sciences Research and the MSc in Clinical Mental Health Sciences Research, beginning in 2016-2017. We aim to award these scholarships to the applicants who appear most promising […]

Seminars and Talks


24 June, 2016 - Conference: Global Mental Health

Location: B40, Darwin Building, , , WC1E 6BT

Contact: Leah Markwick

Email: l.markwick@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: 0207 679 5699

13 July, 2016 - UCL Division of Psychiatry seminar: title TBC

Location: TBC, , , ,

Contact: Berni Courtney

Email: b.courtney@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email