Professional Doctorate in Forensic Psychology DForenPsy

University of Portsmouth

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( 4.1) 1614 reviews


Course info

The Professional Doctorate is an alternative pathway to a doctorate qualification. It is a rigorous programme of advanced study and research, designed specifically to meet the needs of commerce, industry and professional groups and is the professionally oriented counterpart to the more theoretical PhD. It enables students to study a specific subject to the same depth as PhD students, but also allows them to apply learning to their professional practice. WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE? The Faculty of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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41st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
53rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
31st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 years

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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£16,400 per year
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Latest Forensic Psychology reviews

Forensic Psychology
SR
Student Reviewer
27 Feb 20

Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)

Very inspirational but sometimes get a bit repetitive, also lack of connection and opportunities for international...
J
James
25 Feb 20

Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)

Excellent, I have thoroughly enjoyed my university experience. Both academically and just living in Portsmouth have...

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How Forensic Psychology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 13 reviews

5 star 54%
4 star 39%
3 star 7%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,614 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 53%
3 star 14%
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University of Portsmouth
CompUniGuide ranking
53rd
Student rating
With just under 4,000 postgraduate students on campus, the University of Portsmouth is an ideal choice for postgraduate students. The University has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. A massive 89% of its research in physics and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. Portsmouth also holds a Gold award from the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, so you can be sure you’ll get a high-quality education.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away

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