Clearing House for Postgraduate Courses in Clinical Psychology      

Numbers of Places

The success rate in 2014 was 15%.
Between 1 in 6 and 1 in 7 applicants got a place on a course.

For national numbers of applicants and places please see the graph below. We also have details of numbers of places for each course centre.

All the courses have excellent completion rates. The national attrition rate for the academic year 2012/2013 was only 0.62%, which includes both people who dropped out of a course and people who failed.

89% of the trainees that graduated in 2013 were working as a clinical psychologist, or at an equivalent level, within 12 months of graduating.
81% of the trainees that graduated in 2013 were working at clinical psychologist level in the NHS within 12 months of graduating.

National numbers for NHS funded courses

graph of numbers of applicants and places since 2008

Table version of the above graph