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Department of Psychology

Awards And Recognition

The Department of Psychology has entered the Top 10 in the Guardian league table for 2018 and was ranked 7th up from 16th last year.

The Department of Psychology came 6th in the Complete University Guide league table for 2017.

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".

In 2016 and 2017 the Department of Psychology entered the Top 100 in the QS World University Rankings. We are currently Top 1 in the world on citations per paper.

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.