A decision tree to assist you with choosing the psychology master's programme which best suits your career and educational aspirations.
I want to go on to complete a Doctorate
Did your Bachelor's degree cover the BPS* Curriculum** at second level or above?
- Recommendation: Developmental and Educational Psychology MSc
Is your Bachelor's degree in Psychology***, Neuroscience or a related field?
- Recommendation: Educational Neuroscience MSc
*British Psychological Society.
**BPS Curriculum: Cognitive, Biological, Social, Developmental, Individual Differences.
***Non-BPS accredited psychology degrees are accepted by the Education Neuroscience programme.
I want BPS* accreditation
*British Psychological Society
Continuing professional development
Note that these options are not definitive, so we encourage you to discuss with the Programme Leaders.