BSc (Hons) — 2025 entry Psychology

On our Psychology BSc, you’ll study the scientific evidence of behaviour, mental health and neuropsychological functioning, to understand what makes us who we are, how our minds work and what influences our decisions and social relationships.

Key course information

Start date
September 2025
Full time
3 years
Overseas fees
To be confirmed
Subject area
Psychology
UCAS code
C801
Campus
Stag Hill
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Why choose
this course?

  • Learn from nurturing lecturers who are active researchers in behavioural, clinical, cognitive, developmental, personality and social psychology, whose work is used by governments, health professionals and industry.
  • Take advantage of one of the only psychology degrees in the UK with a Professional Training placement scheme, where you’ll gain valuable work experience in a variety of industries, including healthcare, education, human resources and marketing.
  • Conduct your own experiments in our brain imaging suites, extended reality (XR) labs and other state-of-the-art psychology research facilities.
  • Select from a wide choice of British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited final-year modules where you will explore topics like neurodevelopmental disorders, mental health, forensic psychology, brain injury, sustainable behaviour and more.
  • Build your research skills throughout the course, as you learn about research methods related to core psychology subjects such as neuropsychology and cognitive psychology – a unique learning approach that has been commended by the British Psychological Society.
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Statistics

Top 10 in the UK

Psychology is ranked top 10 in the UK for overall student satisfaction* in the National Student Survey 2023 

14th in the UK

In The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024 

15th in the UK

In the Guardian University Guide 2024 

*Measured by % positivity based on Q1-24 for all providers listed in the Guardian University Guide league tables. 

Accreditation

The British Psychological Society

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