Psychology

Known for our combination of pure, practice-led and applied approaches, and for using our knowledge for the betterment of society we offer PhD, MPhil, DProf and MRes study. We can provide you with guidance on how to write your research proposal and our entry requirements for a Research Degree.

Explore the Psychology research area.

We have a long track record of working with organisations and individuals to develop their professional and personal skills offering accredited courses and industry recognised certification.

View our available courses for professional and personal development.

The department of Psychology is based at the University's Cavendish Campus in the heart of London.

Outstanding teaching

The Department of Psychology is well known for the way its research informs teaching, and many staff are Fellows and Senior Fellows of the Higher Education Authority, which demonstrates effectiveness in teaching and learning support as a key contribution to high quality student learning.

Vibrant research culture

In the department we have a vibrant culture of research which is distinctive for its openness, collaboration and interdisciplinarity.

Careers

Graduates have taken up careers in clinical psychology, counselling, health psychology, business psychology and forensic psychology. Many use their skills in related professions including social work, human resources, education, market research, and public relations.

Our teaching team

We have a diverse teaching team who are committed to providing excellence in teaching and learning through creativity, innovation and continuous improvement. We care about student wellbeing and academic achievement, and endeavour to create a sense in our students that they belong to an academic community of psychology as collaborative partners in learning.