School of Psychology

Welcome to the School of Psychology

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We offer students state-of-the-art resources to support their studies.

We're ranked 8th in the UK for research power in the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, which takes into account a combination of the quality of our research, its international impact, critical mass and sustainability


REF Results 2021

The School of Psychology, part of Unit of Assessment (UoA) 4 (Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience) maintains a strong position in the upper half of the unit, with an increase from REF2014 in the percentage of both ‘internationally excellent’ and ‘world-leading’ outputs, with a significant increase in those assessed as ‘world-leading’. All of the impact case studies submitted were viewed as being ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’.  The school’s research environment is recognised as being at least ‘internationally excellent’, with 62.5% ‘world leading’. The UoA is ranked by Times Higher Education as 8th in the UK for research power, which takes into account a combination of the quality of our research, its international impact, critical mass and sustainability.


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We offer a range of highly competitive undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

It's never too early to start thinking about your career, so we have a number of resources available.

Take advantage of support, guidance and information for your time with us at Nottingham.



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Our highly-ranked research drives our teaching and learning, so find out what we have to offer.

Before applying for a PhD place, applicants should have decided on the area of their research and agreed this with a potential supervisor.

If you're passionate about a career in psychology, you'll want to find out more about our fellowships.



School of Psychology

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The University of Nottingham
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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