Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Open
The programme provides multidisciplinary training in a range of neuroscience topics, especially those that are relevant to psychiatry and neurology, through taught compulsory modules and a choice of optional, specialised modules, both taught and research. Students may graduate with an MSc Neuroscience in a speciality.

Institute of Psychiatry
  • Appeals to students from a variety of backgrounds.
  • Offers specialised graduate training in several neuroscience subject areas, both clinical and non-clinical.
  • Aims to equip all graduates for the next stage of their career, usually further full-time study in basic neuroscience in an academic research environment or in a taught clinical programme, employment in an academic, clinical or pharmaceutical organisation. Some students have entered scientific publishing.

Full details are available on the programme's website.

Please note that the two year part-time programme runs on alternate years; the next intake will be in September 2016.
Programme leader/s
John Stephenson
Awarding institution
King's College London
MSc Neuroscience or MSc Neuroscience in one of the specialities listed in the optional modules.
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, September to September. Two years PT. Please note that the part-time programme runs on alternate years, the next intake will be in September 2016.
Denmark Hill Campus.
Student destinations
Past students have obtained PhD positions both in the UK and overseas, entered medical school, the pharmaceutical industry, or trained as clinical psychologists; clinicians have obtained clinical research positions.
Year of entry 2016
Offered by
Students in discussion