About the School

Welcome to the School of Psychology

The School of Psychology was established in 1958 and is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Queen’s University.


About Us

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

To be a world class School of Psychology which empowers our students and undertakes innovative research.

The research will be world class and influence the future of the discipline and enable far-reaching benefits for society.


Our Mission Statement

We do this through creating a world class educational experience for all students and supporting a vibrant research environment that is collaborative and cross-disciplinary.

We also focus on raising our international profile at teaching and research level, embracing technological advances in every part of our work and connecting with key policy and decision makers to ensure our research has impact.

The School provides excellent training in Psychology and currently offers a variety of undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research degrees.