Psychology at Work
Employability is embedded in our programmes
Apply what you learn in real-world work environments
We embed employability throughout our undergraduate programme and are proud to offer both year-long and short-term placements.Work Placements with Psychology
BSC (Hons) Psychology with Professional Placement
This four year Psychology pathway allows our undergraduate students to spend a year working with an organisation both nationally and internationallyExplore our Undergraduate programme
Psychology Student Employability Guide
Higher Education Academy
This document produced by the Higher Education Academy provides a psychology specific overview covering such topics as where psychology graduates work within and outside psychology, emerging areas of work, the job market, and includes activities to help you explore interests, skills, preferences and valuesRead the Higher Education Academy guide
Where do our graduates go?
Our alumni move on to work across all sectors in a wide variety of roles, proving that a degree in Psychology could lead you anywhere.
Please take the time to read the stories of some of our graduates.
Exploring debt with Aperture
Our collaboration with Aperture looks at how advisors manage the challenge of giving effective advice to people experiencing extreme financial difficulties and whether advice given face to face is more impactful than advice given over the phoneExplore our collaboration with Aperture
Exploring emotion further
Dr Gary McKeown will be collaborating with Sensum as part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership which is jointly funded by the ESRC and Invest NI. The project will assess feelings and emotions using multiple biometric sensors and information sourcesDiscover our partnership with Sensum