The Doctorate in Forensic Psychology is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), and is the only British Psychological Society accredited programme in Wales. Upon completion, the programme provides students with eligibility to apply to the register to practice as Forensic Psychologists in the UK, and to gain Chartered Psychologist status with the British Psychological Society (BPS).
The intake for Top-Up Doctorate takes place in January, April and September each year. The Top-Up Doctorate is designed for qualified Forensic Psychologists who would like to undertake a research project on an aspect of specialism.
For applicants seeking to train and qualify as a Forensic Psychologist please see our Post Graduate Diploma in Practitioner Forensic Psychology.