B.Sc. On Campus

Psychology with Forensic Psychology (Hons)

University of Kent

36 months
21200 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Why do people commit crime? How are victims affected by crime? On the Psychology with Forensic Psychology (Hons) degree from University of Kent, you will apply psychological theories, methods and processes to the study of criminal behaviour and the justice system.


The British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited Psychology with Forensic Psychology (Hons) degree from University of Kent enables you to confront the issues that humans face with psychology's scientific principles. We give you the tools to develop your own ideas on criminal behaviour, explore how to reduce offending and understand victim responses to offending behaviour.

Reasons to study Psychology with Forensic Psychology at Kent
  • Accredited by the British Psychological Society, this can be your first step to becoming a Forensic Psychologist or any other kind of Chartered Psychologist
  • Discover your future in a subject ranked 16th in the UK for graduate prospects in The Complete University Guide 2022. Our recent graduates have started their own businesses, researched in the civil service and become practising Psychologists
  • Become part of Kent's Centre of Research and Education in Forensic Psychology (CORE-FP) alongside a large team of internationally-renowned experts who are involved in major journals and assess and treat individuals who have offended
  • Test out your own theories and hypotheses in our excellent facilities, including brain stimulation and virtual reality laboratories
  • Be inspired by our exciting modules, providing you with fresh perspectives from world-leading experts in cognition and neuroscience, business, developmental, forensic, organisational, political and social psychology


Graduate destinations

Our graduates have gone on to work in:

  • government administration
  • marketing
  • NHS and health charities
  • public relations
  • publishing
  • social welfare
  • social work
  • teaching
  • the Home Office
  • the probation service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology Statistics and Practical
  • Biological and General Psychology
  • Social and Developmental Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychology Statistics and Practical
  • Child Development
  • Personality
  • Biological Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A level



  • Mathematics grade C or 4

Access to HE Diploma

  • The University welcomes applications from Access to Higher Education Diploma candidates for consideration. A typical offer may require you to obtain a proportion of Level 3 credits in relevant subjects at merit grade or above.

BTEC Nationals

  • Distinction, Distinction, Merit

International Baccalaureate

  • 32 points overall or 16 points at HL with Mathematics 4 at HL or SL

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21200 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

EU: £15900

Living costs for Canterbury

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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