City, University of London

=88 th
Young University Rankings 2016
351–400 th
World University Rankings 2018
Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom


Psychology is the understanding of human behaviour through the scientific study of the mind and brain: what stimulates us, how we learn to perceive and understand the world, how we communicate and interact socially, how we behave and misbehave and how we can sometimes make mistakes. The BSc (Hons) Psychology at City encourages analytical and critical thinking, the careful appraisal of evidence and the application of a wide range of technical and professional skills. City's Psychology BSc course is BPS-accredited and ranked 2nd in London by The Guardian University Guide 2017. The BSc (Hons) Psychology at City is an excellent introduction to many careers. Graduates have found that the keys skills learnt have found them roles in schools, charities, the NHS and the Crown Prosecution Service. The BSc (Hons) Psychology at City is accredited by the BPS and comprises the first stage of qualifying as a Chartered Psychologist. It also provides the necessary first degree qualification for further education on BPS-accredited Masters and Doctoral level courses. In addition to the BSc Psychology degree we provide the opportunity for you to graduate with a BPS accredited BSc Psychology degree in a specialised area of Psychology. All students that enter our BSc Psychology route and can apply to specialise in one of 4 pathways, or continue with their BSc Psychology degree. Specialisms include: BSc Psychology with Counselling and Health Psychology, BSc Psychology with Organisational Psychology and Behavioural Economics, BSc Psychology with Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience and BSc Psychology with Child Development, You can make this choice at the end of your 2nd year.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,London