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About Us

Collage of Psychology Staff

The School of Psychology was established in 1958 and is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Queen’s. We currently have 675 students, 155 of which are at postgraduate level. We offer an undergraduate degree accredited by the British Psychology Society and a breadth of postgraduate qualifications.

Our purpose is to be:

a world class School of Psychology which empowers our students and undertakes innovative research, that influences the future of the discipline, and enables far reaching benefits for society.

We do this through;

  • Creating a world class educational experience for all students
  • Supporting a vibrant research environment that is collaborative and cross-disciplinary
  • Raising our international profile at teaching and research level
  • Embracing technological advances in every part of our work
  • Connecting with key policy and decision makers to ensure our research has impact


To learn more, download our publication What Psychology at Queen’s can offer