Psychology

Psychology emerged at Brunel in the 1960's. We are in the top third of universities in this country for research, with particular expertise in areas such as neuropsychology, cognitive, evolutionary and cross-cultural psychology.

We are also proud of our achievement in the National Student Survey 2012 Average Score Rankings. Psychology jumped an impressive 33 places to score 32nd place out of 111 for student satisfaction.

Undergraduate Programmes

Undergraduate Programmes

We offer three-year courses and four-year sandwich courses providing high quality work placements, with options for joint interdisciplinary degrees. Learn more about our exciting placement opportunities.

Postgraduate Programmes

Postgraduate Programmes and Research Degrees

Our innovative postgraduate programmes cover a range of specialist areas within Psychology including cross-cultural, evolutionary and health and behaviour.

Research and Impact

Research and Impact

We have a thriving research community with leading research centres that support advanced study for undergraduates, postgraduates, post-doctoral fellows and academic staff.

News and Events

News and Events

Our research experts are sought-after by the media and policy makers. Find out more about the latest developments and the range of seminars and events taking place.


Dr Jennifer Sheehy-Skeffington to join the Department of Psychology as a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow

3 year Fellowship commences January 2015

Page last updated: Thursday 21 August 2014