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Department of Psychology

Our students will learn about different areas of psychology, all of which are embedded in our research, which is led by experts in their fields.

We provide a multitude of employability support and placement opportunities on the course. You can read Ella's story about her placement at Tottenham Hotspur Foundation and read about Charlotte who was the Overall Placement Prize Winner for the Faculty of Science and Technology 2018.

The Department holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award.

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Postgraduate courses

Postgraduate courses

Find out more about our postgraduate courses and see how they could further your development.

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External engagement

Read the latest news out about the Department of Psychology’s collaborative work with organisations outside of BU.

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Psychology testing suite

Our testing suite in the Department of Psychology is made up of experimental cubicles used for human research covering everything from eye-tracking to brain stimulation.

Staff & Research Centres

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Our staff

Meet our academics and learn more about their expertise and research.
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Ageing & Dementia Research Centre

Discover how we're contributing to research into dementia and providing support to community initiatives to help people live well with dementia.
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