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study Psychology

Whether you’re considering a career in psychology or just want to enhance your current career, our new Master’s in Psychology conversion course is designed for you.

With options to study psychology online full-time or part-time from October 2022 or February 2023, or face-to-face at one of our city centre campuses from September 2023, we offer flexibility to suit your needs.

What skills will you gain by studying psychology?

Studying psychology at The University of Law will equip you with critical psychological skills, knowledge and values that can be applied to real world contexts. You’ll also build skills in scientific reasoning, be able to understand the role of evidence and make critical judgements in psychological arguments.

What can studying psychology lead to?

With support from our dedicated psychology employability experts and our practical teaching methods, you’ll graduate prepared to explore career options in areas such as psychology, health, education, policing and business, or undertake further study in the field.

Why study psychology with The University of Law?

Award-winning Employability support: From day one to beyond graduation, you’ll have access to 1:1 support from our experienced Employability Service.

Experts in conversion: We have a track record of converting students from one discipline to another – we’re the largest GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) provider in the UK (LawCAB 2021)

Excellent employment prospects: 94% of postgraduate students in employment were in Highly Skilled Occupations 15 months after graduating (2018/19 Graduate Outcomes data)

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psychologyStudy Online

You can study this course online starting June 2023. Applications are also open for October 2023 online.

The online version of this course covers the same content as the on campus version, while still offering you the same high level of professional tutor support.

If you’re looking for a more flexible approach to your studies, why not consider our online study option?

MSc Psychology (Conversion) Online ➔

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flexibilityStudy where and how you want

We understand that everyone’s circumstances are different. That’s why we offer a wide range of study modes (full-time, on campus and online) to provide you with the greatest choice and flexibility you need to succeed in your studies. You can even switch during your studies.


Funding your studies

Take a look at the scholarships and bursaries you may be eligible for to help fund your studies, such as our Career Changer or Set for Success Scholarships.

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Upcoming Open Days

We run Open Days at each of our campuses throughout the year, so that you can find the perfect fit for you.

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Your Faculty

Find out more about our psychology academic teaching staff.

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Throughout your studies you’ll receive support from our expert Employability Service.

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Introducing our MSc Psychology

Hear from our Head of Psychology, Julie Prescott, about why this course will enhance your career.

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