MRes Developmental Neuroscience and Psychopathology

This is a unique two-year UCL international Masters programme, with the first year based at University College London and the second year based at Yale University, New Haven in the USA. Typically 10 students are accepted each year. The focus of this programme is on understanding the emergence of developmental psychopathology from multiple perspectives, drawing on neurobiological, cognitive, developmental, clinical and psychoanalytic perspectives. A substantial research project is completed in the second year at Yale. As an MRes, this Master’s programme provides an excellent framework to advance students' research skills, important for those planning a future PhD or Clinical Doctorate. 

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Open Events 

We will be hosting a Post Graduate Studies Open Evening on 11th January 2017 at The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families and two Virtual Open Days on the 31st January and 7th February 2017. Please click here for more information

Further Information

For more information about the programme, including content, structure and fees or to make an application, please visit the UCL website 

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For all enquiries related to this programme, please contact the Course Administrator Lauren Shum