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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

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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



2 Oct 2014 14:10 – 15:00

Speaker: Felix Suessenbach (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: Wagenmakers, E. J., Wetzels, R.,...

Human Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar

3 Oct 2014 16:10 – 17:00

Speaker: Alex Doumas (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: "Learning things we don’t already know: A...

CCACE seminar

7 Oct 2014 17:00 – 18:00

Title: "Putting your money where your mouth is: can we design programmes to prevent Alzheimer's...

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Reading Group

8 Oct 2014 16:30 – 18:00

Presenter: Dr Ophelia Deroy (Institute of Philosophy, School of Advanced Study, University of...

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