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Psychology at Edinburgh

Globally recognised teaching and a high student satisfaction rating make Psychology at Edinburgh an outstanding choice.

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We have one of the largest and most vibrant postgraduate student communities.

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Online Psychology Study of the Day

Showcasing an ongoing online study every day.

Preserving Digital Photos: Designing intelligent archiving solutions
This study investigates how people manage and preserve their photos now so that we can develop intelligent and intuitive solutions for the future.


2014 Undergraduate Awards

12 Sep 2014

Congratulations to two PPLS students who have been nominated...

Brain Training on Trial

12 Aug 2014

Dr Alan Gow puts Brain Training on Trial...

Staying quick-sighted helps mental ability later

6 Aug 2014

People who retain an ability to spot things quickly...

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Athena Swan Bronze award


Cognitive Ageing Journal Club

22 Sep 2014 12:30 – 13:30

Speaker: Toni-Kim Clarke (Psychiatry)
Topic: "Exploring the relationship between alcohol...

Psychology Study Skills

24 Sep 2014 14:00 – 15:30

How to Succeed at University
Get a head start by attending a study workshop in your subject....

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Reading Group

24 Sep 2014 16:30 – 18:00

Presenter: Dr Dorothea Debus (University of York)
Title: "'Mental Time Travel': Remembering the...

Unlimited Discovery: Meet the Experts

26 Sep 2014 13:00 – 16:30

PPLS researchers will be part of an EU-wide extravaganza of discovery, debate and...

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