Psychology Courses in the UK

Introduction to Psychology

Psychology studies the human mind and behaviour and seeks to understand and explain thought and emotion. Most psychology programmes taught at UK universities provide students with a broad background in practical applications, experimental methodology, information technology and theory construction. 

There are two different types of undergraduate degrees in Psychology; the Bachelor of Arts which focuses on liberal arts and education, and Bachelor of Science which looks at science and mathematics.

Your Psychology Application

SI-UK can help you apply to study Psychology in the UK. Arrange your free consultation at our offices in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune, Chennai and Coimbatore or via Skype.

Psychology courses in the UK cover different branches of psychology such as criminal, educational, applied, law, management and forensic while psychology modules include research, statistical methods and brain behaviour in addition to other specialisations.

Graduate Careers in Psychology

Psychology graduates move into a wide variety of public and private sector roles including human resources, social work, mental health care, psychotherapy, advertising, marketing and teaching.

Source: The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Psychology Entry Requirements

IELTS Preparation Classes

If you need to improve your IELTS score ahead of beginning your Psychology study, sign up for flexible part-time IELTS classes today.

Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.

Where can I study Psychology in the UK?

To learn more about the best Psychology courses in the UK, find details on the top ten ranking Psychology universities in the Guardian University Guide 2021 below:

  1. University of Cambridge
  2. King's College London
  3. University of St Andrews
  4. University of Bath
  5. University of Oxford
  6. University College London
  7. University of Cumbria
  8. University of Chichester
  9. University of York
  10. Cardiff University

Do you need assistance in applying to Cambridge, Oxford or UCL? The Oxbridge Service will fully prepare you in your application to some of the best universities in the world with intense interview practise and expert personal statement advice.

Study Psychology in the UK

If you are interested in studying Psychology in the UK, arrange your free consultation with SI-UK India at an office near you or online via skype.

Popular Courses


Studying in the UK

I had a very great experience right from the start to finish; All the staff were really great and very helpful. I recommend SI-UK for all students who are planning to study in the UK.

Anuradha Venkatesh Msc Energy Management, University of Stirling

  • university-college-london
  • manchester
  • University of Birmingham
  • sheffield
  • southampton
  • manchester
  • exeter
  • cardiff
  • warwick
  • loughborough
  • edinburgh
  • bristol
  • lancaster
  • durham
  • bath
  • york
  • st-andrews
  • sussex
  • nottingham
  • aberdeen