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.
Sasha Johnson talks about her first few weeks at Bath, explains how she became part of the student community, and shares her advice for new students.
A new review from Dr Chris Bryant focuses on the health and environmental benefits of plant-based products, as well as consumer attitudes.
Dr Jo Daniels (Psychology) writes for The Conversation off the back of new research.
In episode one of our Research with Impact podcast, Roland Pease discusses the route to net zero with three of the University’s world-leading experts.
A new study from Bath's Jo Daniels and Sophie Harris captures the scale of the challenge faced by healthcare professionals responding to the pandemic.
Blog: Katharine Lee discusses climate change education and why it should be taught across the curriculum, not just Geography and Science.
The Westminster Commission on Autism report argues that people awaiting referrals for an autism diagnosis need more help and support.
A study to explore the experiences of parenthood of Albanian mothers who have survived human trafficking and modern slavery.
Take part in our study which aims to improve our understanding of university students' wellbeing and mental health.
Take part in our research to improve your understanding of cognitive diversity within your organisation. You’ll receive MBTI standard composition reports.
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
Largest ever study into the health effects of different types of cannabis highlights concerns about stronger forms of the drug.
Over 6,000 visitors attended last week’s Royal Society Summer Showcase at which Professor Greg Maio and Dr Lukas Wolf presented their research on public values.
Professor Wilson will take up her role from 1 October 2022.
A new study busts the long-held economic belief that humans are all motivated to want more and more, which could be important for sustainability policies.
New findings highlight clear differences in grey matter for people with anorexia nervosa and point to the importance of early treatment interventions.
We are well renowned for excellent teaching and research with an enthusiastic academic team and a lively research environment.
Our External Advisory Board provides strategic advice to help guide the teaching, research, and other activities of the Department of Psychology.
The committee considers research protocols from staff and students in the Department of Psychology to assess the suitability in terms of research ethics.