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.
A unit system for cannabis, similar to the one used for alcohol, could help people monitor consumption and reduce the risk of adverse health effects
A new study from our researchers with Stellenbosch University focuses on language acquisition for young people in Khayelitsha near Cape Town, South Africa.
Social wellbeing and community, not wider economy, uppermost in people’s concerns over sustainability policies.
We are looking for people who have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but do not recall the trauma's cause.
We're looking for people with hoarding difficulties to take part in research so that we can improve treatment. You will receive an Amazon voucher for your time.
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.
The Department of Psychology needs volunteers for a research project to examine the effects of working memory training on daily smokers.
We're looking for people with chronic pain (like CRPS) and pain-free volunteers to study changes in the way they that notice sensations in their affected limb.
A virtual reality film, based on research co-investigated by Professor Danaë Stanton Fraser, has premiered at one of the oldest film festivals in the world
New GrantCraft funding will help push forward Emily’s research investigating the psychological strengths of autism.
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.
A workshop to provide key information and support for parents of children with DLD
In this inaugural lecture, Professor Richard Joiner discusses our experience of reality, and how versions of this reality may differ from person to person