School of Psychology


Realise your full potential

Our accredited undergraduate programme has a Professional Placement option and embeds employability through our unique Insight Programme. We now also offer an accredited one year conversion MSc Psychological Science. Other options include BSc Intercalated Psychology, four Masters, accredited Professional Doctorates in Educational and Clinical Psychology and our PhD programme.



A vibrant and collaborative research environment

A key feature of our research is the leadership the School provides in multi-disciplinary collaborations that address key challenges in society. Our researchers ranked 9th in the UK for research intensity in REF 2014.



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Open your mind with Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of behaviour, so virtually anything which is related to the behaviour of humans and other animals is potentially relevant to psychology.

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Athena SWAN Gold

Gold Award winner

The School is proud to have been awarded the prestigious Athena SWAN Gold Award initially in 2014 and again in 2017. Athena SWAN recognises advancement of gender equality: representation, progression and success for all.

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