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.

  1. Why study Psychology?

  2. Edinburgh Neuroscience

  3. Student Journal: THINK.

  4. CCACE

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2 Feb 2016

Latest edition of THINK. is available now...


28 Jan 2016

The PPLS student societies are trailblazing a new initiative...

APS Rising Star

20 Jan 2016

Dr Stuart Ritchie selected as a Rising Star in the APS...

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Athena Swan Bronze award


Human Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar

12 Feb 2016 16:00 – 17:00

Speaker: Kristin Flegal (University of Glasgow & SINAPSE)
Topic: "Effects of adaptive task...

Cognitive Ageing Journal Club

15 Feb 2016 12:30 – 13:30

Speaker: David Hill (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: "Genetic variants that relate to...

51st Language at Edinburgh Lunch

18 Feb 2016 12:30 – 13:30

The Language@Edinburgh Lunch is a bi-monthly opportunity to present your work to an...

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