Our degrees provide you with a solid grounding across the psychology discipline, with particular focus on cognitive, health, social and clinical psychology.
Department of Psychology
A large and growing team of staff offers expertise in a broad spectrum of psychology topics, which allows our students to work across traditional boundaries.
We offer a range of postgraduate options, from taught master's degrees to research degrees.
We offer courses in systemic theory and evidence based practice.
Find out about life at Bath and studying our courses through Postgraduate Open Days, fairs and events.
Tess Rugg explains how her placement in pain research has given her skills and confidence to consider a PhD in Psychology.
Research excellence for us means being an internationally recognised, research-intensive department that focuses on theoretically informed applied psychology.
We talk to Dr Katie Maras about her work in establishing new techniques to allow the police to effectively interview autistic people.
A significant new study shows that cannabis potency has doubled across Europe in the past 11 years.
Dr Abbie Jordan writes for The Conversation on the challenges young people face when dealing with chronic pain.
See the schedule of seminars taking place in the Department of Psychology.
Volunteers needed for a new study examining the link between social context and perceptions of similarity between self and others' abilities.
Volunteers needed for a new study exploring the relationship between different ways to relay calorie information and drinking behaviour in the UK.
This study is examining whether mental contamination is a difficulty experienced by children and young people and how this might develop.
Adults with anxiety or depression and adults without mental health problems are needed for a new online psychology research project.
We're looking for people with chronic pain to study changes in the way they notice or tend to sensations and other information about their affected limb.
Volunteers with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are needed for a new study analysing the effects of social perception on counting ability and emotional memory.
University of Bath’s first India Winter School, run by the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, took place at Lady Shri Ram College on 14-21 December 2018.
Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, Jo Daniels, has been announced as a member of the NICE committee focusing on ME / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
The UK Society for Behavioural Medicine presented Dr Taylor the award in recognition of her work on the benefits of smoking cessation for mental health.
Dr Nathalia Gjersoe and Dr Susanna Martin from our Department of Psychology were both part of the making of the new BBC2 series focused on child development.
We welcomed our Chancellor to campus this week to visit staff and students from Psychology and the new Milner Centre for Evolution.
If you're a student or recent graduate diagnosed with autism, then this event provides support and guidance for the transition from university to work.
This residential event at the University of Bath allows students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to experience aspects of university and student life.