Professional Doctorates

Making your application

What are the entry requirements?

Whether you are a Home/EU or Overseas applicant, the entry requirements are the same:

  • Current registration with a UK regulatory body where appropriate
  • Current employment in management, practice or education, as appropriate
  • A Masters qualification (or equivalent)
  • Employment in a senior position within a health or social care organisation

We accept a wide range of qualifications from applicants studying in the EU and other countries. Get in touch to ask any questions you may have about the qualifications we accept. Remember to tell us about the qualifications you have already completed or are currently taking.

 

Please note there are separate entry requirements for D Clin Psychology

 

 

Applying to Essex

In order to study one of our Professional Doctorates (other than D Clin Psych), please complete the online application form and upload the following documentation:

  • 500-word personal statement
  • Two references (preferably one work-based and one academic)
  • Copies of your academic transcripts/professional qualifications and certificates
  • A language certificate (if relevant)
  • 300-word description of your clinical practice (for clinical programmes) or your managerial responsibilities (for management programmes)
  • Your CV (maximum of two A4 pages)

Please also upload evidence of:

  • Current registration with a UK regulatory body where appropriate
  • Current employment in management, practice or education as appropriate
  • Employment in a senior position within a health or social care organisation

Once we have received your signed and completed application form, as well as the above required documentation, we will write to confirm if you have been successful in gaining a place.

Please click here to apply

Get in touch
Jade D'Mello Senior Student Administrator
Telephone:  +44 (0)1206 873375