BSc (Hons) Psychology

  • Award: BSc (Hons)
  • Study Level: Undergraduate
  • Mode: full or part-time
  • Duration: 4 years (with a Foundation Year)
  • Tuition Fee: QAR 75,000 annual
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Join CUC Ulster University Qatar and embark on a transformative journey in psychology, paving the way for a fulfilling career and contributing to the region’s mental health landscape.

The only BPS-accredited UK degree in Qatar, designed to meet the growing demand for psychology professionals. This full-time programme offers a comprehensive curriculum, state-of-the-art facilities in Lusail City, and top-tier faculty, preparing students for successful careers in clinical and social psychology.

  • Earn the only UK psychology degree in Qatar accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), ensuring a globally recognized and high-standard education.
  • Benefit from a robust curriculum that covers a wide range of psychological disciplines, emphasizing applied research, critical thinking, and practical skills needed for successful careers in clinical and social psychology.
  • Study at a cutting-edge campus in Lusail City, equipped with top-tier resources, a well-stocked physical library, and extensive online materials, all designed to enhance your learning experience.
  • Access clear pathways to advanced studies and professional growth with opportunities to pursue master’s and doctoral programmes at Ulster University and other prestigious institutions in Qatar.

Ready to start your journey in psychology?

Duration: 3-4 years with an Integrated Foundation Year
Instruction: Modular
Module Design: 20 units per module, 3 modules per semester
Hons Qualification: 18 modules

If you’ve completed 12 years of high school (Grade 12/Thanawiyah), you must successfully complete the International Foundation Programmebefore advancing to year oneof BSc (Hons) Psychology


Each module is 15 credits

Year 1

  • Semester 1
    • Introduction to Research Methods
    • Psychological Perspectives on Wellness and Resilience
    • Introduction to Psychology
  • Semester 2
    • Psychology Applied to Health
    • Research Procedures in the Behavioural Sciences
    • Introduction to Psychology 2

Year 2

  • Semester 1
    • Social Psychology
    • Individual Differences
    • Advanced Research Methods
  • Semester 2
    • Developmental Psychology
    • Cognitive Psychology
    • Psychobiology

Year 3

  • Semester 1
    • Psychology at Work
    • Applied Psychology: Mental Health Practice
    • Semester 1&2 Psychology Project
  • Semester 2
    • Health Psychology
    • Forensic Psychology and Crime
    • Understanding Sport and Exercise Psychology

To qualify for our bachelor’s program, applicants must meet all the following criteria.
Some may have specific math and physics grade prerequisites

High School Graduation
Graduation from a Grade 10 at Qatar high school or complete a minimum of 5 subjects in GCEs, each with a frade of C or higher.

Senior Year Achievement
Successful completion of Grade 12 at Qatar Senior High School or a minimim of 3 subjects in AS Levels, each with a grade of C or higher

English Language Proficiency Requirement
IELTS or equivalent 6.0 with not less than band 5.5 in any one element.

International Baccalaureate
Overall profile is minimum 25 points (including 12 at higher level)


    BSc (Hons)

    July 9, 2024