School of Social Sciences

Psychological Well-Being and Mental Health


The degree in Psychological Well-being and Mental Health is aimed at students who are intending to work – or are already employed – in health care, counselling, social care and related areas. Students will evaluate, assess, and advance the current understanding of what works in helping adults achieve psychological wellbeing and good mental health.

Entry requirements: Please see the Applying section
Starting: 28 September 2015
Course length: One year full-time / two years part-time
Study location: City site

Fees and funding:

Please see the fees, funding and scholarships section.

About the MSc Psychological Well-being and Mental Health course

The MSc Psychological Well-Being and Mental Health is designed to equip graduates with an in-depth knowledge of psychological theory relevant to the improvement and maintenance of psychological well-being and sound mental health in adults. The course will also teach you a range of practical and research related skills aimed at people intending to work, who are already employed, in the mental health sector.

The School of Social Sciences also offer a number of competitive scholarships for our full-time and part-time Master's students on this course which are available to home, EU and international students.

You can find more information and details on how to apply on our fees and funding page.

Contact us for further information
Find out more information by requesting a course brochure. If you would like to speak with a member of the team, you can contact us using the details below.

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Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4460
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