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 taught postgraduate options at master's level.
View our MPhil, PhD and professional doctorates courses in the Department of Psychology.
Gain a solid foundation in systemic theory and develop systemic skills you can use in your own work setting.
Autism is a highly varied condition and can be associated with exceptional academic ability to intellectual disability. Explore this in our free online course.
BSc (Hons) Psychology student and winner of the 'Outstanding Contribution of the Year' placement award, Richard Lee, talks about his experience at Gymshark.
Cornwall residents strongly back climate action according to new survey results from Bath's Centre for Climate Change & Social Transformations (CAST).
A new CAST review for the Climate Change Committee (CCC) argues that much more is needed to help the UK transition towards Net Zero.
Bath psychologists hosted two recent events to start understanding the barriers young people with vision impairment encounter in visually dominated activities.
A significant NIHR grant will enable researchers at Bath to develop revolutionary technology to help expand early dementia diagnosis.
Prof Lorraine Whitmarsh, Dr Steve Westlake and CAST colleagues write for The Conversation.
Autism specialist within our Department of Psychology features as part of the new BBC 2 series presented by Chris Packham. (Links to BBC iPlayer).
Professor Greg Maio (Head of the Department of Psychology), and colleagues write for The Conversation.
We need people to complete our online survey to support our research into the impact of climate change on mental health in UK university students.
This study aims to explore the lived experiences of adult children parented by a parent who was a refugee and has experienced war trauma.
We are investigating the sources and prevalence of weight stigma experienced by young women and how it impacts their behaviours.
We're recruiting volunteers to test a new technique for measuring cognition - Fastball. This is based on how well people detect differences between stimuli.
We’re recruiting volunteers to join our study into the effects of antidepressant withdrawal on people’s mood, side effects and cognition.
A study to explore the experiences of parenthood of Albanian mothers who have survived human trafficking and modern slavery.
We're interested in hearing from organisations and individuals that would like to work with us on:
- research projects
- joint PhDs
- collaborate on laboratory-based experiments
- student placements and projects
- schools visits
You can explore other ways to collaborate with the University.Register your interest in working with members of our Department
The University of Bath climbed the rankings in this year’s prestigious Guardian University Guide 2024
Psychologists at the University of Bath will open their doors to the public through a fascinating new initiative focused on children’s development.
The award recognises outstanding contributions to psychological knowledge by postgraduate research students.
The Faculty has improved its position in a number of subject areas, according to the Complete University Guide 2024.
Four of the Faculty’s subject areas are among the top 100 in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings By Subject 2023.