Diploma of Higher Education in Psychology (DHEP) is a Level 5 qualification that is equal to two years of a Bachelors degree in Psychology. After the successful completion of the DHEP, students are eligible to enter the final year of the Bachelors degree program. DHEP is awarded by Coventry University, UK which is ranked as the 15th in the UK’s University ranking and won UK’s Modern University award for the last 3 consecutive years.
Most of the students who complete the DHEP have entered the BSc final year program conducted at CIRP and graduated with a BSc (Hons) degree in psychology from Coventry University. Some have transferred to Coventry University, University of Hertfordshire as per the transfer agreements between CIPR and these Universities. Some students have transferred to other top universities in UK, Australia, New Zealand and USA.
DHEP stretches across 5 semesters and includes 15 compulsory to obtain the 240 credits. The curriculum covers the core areas in psychology including research methodology and statistics for psychology.