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.
New research suggests that rethinking prescriptions for smokers with mental health conditions wishing to kick the habit could have a significant impact.
A new Nature Reviews article suggests much more needs to be done to improve diagnosis and treatment for children with behaviour problems.
Researchers hope that the findings could help develop new ways to train people with hoarding difficulties to discard clutter.
The psychologists behind the research hope their insights can help the autistic community and those around them in adapting support available.
We want to understand how beliefs in mathematics can effect your choice of role models and actual maths performance.
We're looking for volunteers to take part in our research study examining the effects of alcohol hangovers on our mood.
This study is interested in looking at attention processes when observing images of people showing different emotions through their body postures.
We're looking for volunteers to take part in our study about the experiences of trans and gender nonconforming adolescents and young people in the UK.
Adults process information better when it refers to our 'self', this study will examine if children and adolescents show a similar self bias.
The Department of Psychology needs volunteers for a research project to examine the effects of working memory training on daily smokers.
University of Bath psychologist Dr Ian Walker has claimed a new world record for crossing Europe by bike solo and unsupported in the quickest time ever.
A VR project, involving Bath psychologist Danaë Stanton Fraser, will be showcased at an event taking place at the Watershed in Bristol on Tuesday 25 June.
Pioneering initiatives from CAAR to improve access and opportunities for the autistic community are singled out as part of UUK’s #MadeAtUni campaign.
Tamsyn Hawken, Dr Tara Cheetham and Dr Vangelis Katsampouris have each co-authored a chapter in the new Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine.
Service providers took part in a workshop to create evidence-based adaptations to improve their communication with autistic people.
Employers, HR professionals, and others working in employment are invited to attend our free workshop on adapting employment interviews for autistic people.
This residential event at the University of Bath allows students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to experience aspects of university and student life.