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Buckinghamshire New University

Wycombe , England ,United Kingdom

PGDip COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY

This programme fulfils the minimum training standards of the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) and leads to eligibility to apply for accreditation as a cognitive behavioural therapist.
Through workshops, research projects, specialist modules and hands-on learning, you’ll gain the key knowledge and understanding you need to start your career. We will also teach you the necessary skills to support others.
On successful completion, you can also then progress on to our MSc Cognitive Behavioural Therapy if you wish to do so.

Campus Information

High Wycombe Campus

At our High Wycombe Campus you’ll be in the heart of the action. As our main campus, it is home to a range of state-of-the-art facilities, such as personal Art & Design workspaces, Aviation Simulator, Gym and Film and TV Studios.

Intakes

  • Sep

Application Processing Time in Days: 30

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

Job Opportunity Potential

The Student Opportunities and Career Success team are here to help; from one-to-one careers advice, considering career options, updating your CV and LinkedIn profile, to accessing the Buckinghamshire New University Careers Portal, or any other career related enquiry.

These are challenging times, but we are here to support you.

We want to help you make the most of your potential and take the next step in your career.

Whether you’re just starting out on your job hunt and you’d like some help with planning your next move; or you want some advice on how to craft a CV or covering letter that gets results, we’re here for you. Simply contact us and ask for a one-to-one meeting with one of our careers advisors.

We can give you access to some fantastic resources to help navigate you through your time at university, getting part-time or voluntary work and beyond to aid you with graduate job searches, applications, and more. Whether you are a current or past student at BNU, if you ever need job-related advice or support, just get in touch. We’re here to help.

Buckinghamshire New University Careers Portal
Our Careers portal is for all current and past students. By registering your details, you will have access to a wealth of interactive career advice, including CV and cover letter builders, videos and reports from industry professionals, as well as lots of interactive tools to make you truly employable. The team also have a number of activities and virtual events that will help you to engage with employers and grow as a professional.

PSW Opportunity

Psw 2 yrs

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

Postgraduate Entry Requirements
Academic entry requirements

We require successful completion of a Bachelor degree with an overall pass or above from a UK NARIC-recognised institution.

Students are not required to provide an English Certificate if they achieve the grades listed above. Otherwise, they must demonstrate that they have the equivalent of grade C/4 at GCSE.

Mathematics entry requirements

Students need the equivalent of GCSE Mathematics grade C/4.

To study at BNU applicants must demonstrate they have sufficient English language ability to be able to succeed prior to their enrolment. This is typically evidenced through completion of a GCSE, level 2 and or by an equivalent programme from a majority English speaking country.

Any student who has studied in a non-majority English speaking country will typically be asked to complete an additional qualification testing English language ability (speaking, listening, reading & writing). Bucks New University accepts the following English language tests in addition to GCSE:

Language Test - General Postgraduate Requirement*

IELTS Academic / IELTS for UKVI - 6.0 (5.5)

Pearson Test of English - 50 (42)

TOEFL iBT - 72 overall - 17 in Listening, 17 in Writing, 20 in Speaking, 18 in Reading

Postgraduate Entry Requirements
Academic entry requirements

We require successful completion of a Bachelor degree with an overall pass or above from a UK NARIC-recognised institution.

Mathematics entry requirements

Students need the equivalent of GCSE Mathematics grade C/4.

English language requirements

Students are not required to provide an English Certificate if they achieve a score of  65% or above on the English Language subject of their a Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) / Standard 12.

Mathematics entry requirements

Students need the equivalent of GCSE Mathematics grade C/4.

  • Course Type: Full Time
  • Course Level: Post Graduate Diploma or Certificate
  • Duration: 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee: 14300 GBP
    Annual Cost of Living: 9207 GBP
    Application Fee: N/A
This Institution is not directly represented by us and applications / visa support (to them) attract a nominal charge