Child Psychology Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of East London 69% 15% 20% £9250 £13320 107 London On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University - - - - - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University - - - - - - Cambridge On campus Part-time
Kingston University - - - £9620 £15900 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of Chester - - - - - - Chester On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University - - - £9000 £16300 - Birmingham On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield - - - - - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester - - - - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

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Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Child Psychology

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20556 £16786 £18487
25-75 percentile range £17778 - £23222 £12803 - £21590 £13072 - £23669

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Child Psychology

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Child Psychology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Child Psychology

  • Private Practices
  • Schools
  • Hospitals
  • Government Agencies

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Child Psychology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Child Psychology (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Child Psychology at Edge Hill University

55% Teaching Professionals
10% Skilled trades occupations
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Teaching and Childcare Associate Professionals
10% Sales occupations
10% Elementary occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Child Psychology in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Child Psychology

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  • The following degrees are offered for Child Psychology studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Doctoral Programme - PhD
  • Doctor in Education and Child Psychology - DEdChPsy

The median salary of graduates of Child Psychology was £20556 15 months after graduation, £16786 3 years after graduation and £18487 5 years after graduation.

Child Psychology (with Foundation Year) at University of East London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 69 out of 100 among 24 respondents.