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Department of Psychology

Awards And Recognition

In May 2017 the Department of Psychology was delighted to achieve the 'Athena Swan Silver Award' recognising our commitment to advancing women's careers in STEMM academia. For more information please follow link.

The Department of Psychology came 5th in the Complete University Guide league table for 2019.

The Department of Psychology has entered the Top 10 in the Guardian league table for 2018 and was ranked 7th up from 16th in 2017. In the Guardian League Table 2019, the Department of Psychology has moved up again to 6th.

In the REF 2014 ranking for Psychology, Neuroscience and Psychiatry, 83% of research in the Department of Psychology was assessed as “internationally excellent quality” or “world leading".

After 2016 and 2017, the Department of Psychology entered the Top 100 in the QS World University Rankings again in 2018

93% of our Psychology students were satisfied with the quality of their course in the National Student Survey 2015 (sector-wide average 85%).

In 2017, the Department of Psychology came 7th in the national The Times/The Sunday Times university league table, also known as the Good University Guide.