Fees and funding Fees and funding

Government funded places

The University has 10 government funded places available for trainees looking to start this programme in September 2019. You must be ordinary resident in the UK and meet all other essential eligibility criteria outlined on the Association of Educational Psychologists website. We strongly recommend that you check your eligibility for this scheme and that you meet essential entry criteria prior to starting an application.

The funding will cover your tuition fees for all three years, plus a bursary in year 1. In years 2 and 3, trainees will receive either a placement bursary or salary. This will be confirmed to you at an appropriate point.

Find out more about how to apply

Home/EU self-funded applicants

Unfortunately we are unable to offer any self-funded trainee positions for the 2020/21 intake. 

We will update these web pages if this position changes for subsequent years.

Other costs

Please be aware that all trainees will be required to undertake satisfactory health checks and Disclosure and Barring Service checks (DBS). Applicants are responsible for associated costs to both health and DBS checks.

In addition, trainees will need to cover costs related to living expenses, travelling to and from and within placements, books and other associated programme costs (e.g. printing, stationary, etc.) and optional AEP and/or BPS trainee membership.