Psychology at Edinburgh
REF 2014: Best in Scotland, 3rd in the UK

Psychology were part of a joint submission for Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience. We are 1st in Scotland and 3rd in the UK, based on volume of world-leading and internationally excellent research. Our research environment is rated as 100% conducive to world-leading research, and 82% of our research is rated as outstanding in terms of its reach and significance.

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PPLS Student Competition Winners

24 Jun 2016

Winners of 'A Day in the Life of a PPLS Student' Instagram competition...

UoE Final - 3 Minute Thesis Competition

23 Jun 2016

Massive congratulations to Maddie Long (PhD, LEL)...

Young Investigator Award

21 Jun 2016

Young Investigator award for Dr Bonnie Auyeung...

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Athena Swan Bronze award