DCounsPsych Counselling Psychology / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

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Degree awarded
Professional Doctorate (DCounsPsych)
Duration
3 years
Entry requirements

Bachelors degree in Psychology (minimum 2:1 or international equivalent). Candidates with a lower classification also require a master's-level qualification (minimum B in dissertation).

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Programme options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Programme overview

  • Learn from experts who are research active in the fields of counselling, counselling psychology, psychotherapy, applied psychology, and education.
  • Develop your theoretical knowledge, research skills, therapeutic practice skills with an emphasis on personal development.
  • Become part of a small, close-knit cohort where you'll be closely supported throughout your training.

Open days

The programme specific open evening will now be held on Monday, 7 December 2020 at 5pm on Zoom.

Please contact pgr-seed-admissions@manchester.ac.uk for further information and the Zoom link.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2021, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • (full-time)
    UK students (per annum): £8,250
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £19,000

Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.

Your fees will cover the cost of your study at the University, as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision, examinations and graduation (excluding graduation robe hire).

Payment of tuition fees will also entitle you to membership of The University of Manchester library, the Students' Union and the Athletic Union.

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Christopher Kitchen
Email
School/Faculty
See: The School .

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