World-Leading Expertise in Teaching and Research

World-Leading Expertise in Teaching and Research

Our School of Psychology brings together world-leading expertise in experimental psychology, cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience in order to advance the understanding of behaviour. If you study with us, our supportive learning environment can help you to gain an in-depth knowledge of Psychology, while developing skills that can be transferred to the workplace. Many of our staff are part of the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, one of seven research institutes at the University of Glasgow.

Psychology at the University of Glasgow is rated very highly for both teaching and research. For teaching, we are consistently ranked 1st in Scotland and in the top 5 in the UK in national league tables, such as the Guardian Universities Guide and the Times Good University Guide. In the 2008 UK Research Assessment Exercise, Psychology at Glasgow retained its position as one of the top ten research institutions in the country. We earned the highest grade possible for a very high proportion of research, leading Psychology at Glasgow to be ranked 7th in the UK.

‌The School of Psychology is part of the College of Science and Engineering.

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