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Psychology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #82 (QS) ,
The Psychology course at University of Nottingham offers a structured introduction to key topics in psychology, and the opportunity to develop the fundamental skills of a psychologist.

About

The Psychology course at University of Nottingham will help you a variety of topics from brain structure and function, to analyses of conflicts, driving accidents, and mental disorders.

Careers

You will develop the practical and theoretical knowledge needed to understand, conduct and report empirical research in psychology.

You will also graduate with a range of transferable skills including the abilities to communicate effectively, to problem solve, to develop and sustain a reasoned argument, to collect and analyse data, and to study and think independently. 

Our courses provide an excellent grounding for a research career or professional postgraduate training in areas of applied psychology.

The analytical, methodological and communication skills you'll develop will form a strong basis for many other careers, including management, social work, teaching, marketing and advertising.

Careers support and advice

Studying for a degree at the University of Nottingham will provide you with the type of skills and experiences that will prove invaluable in any career, whichever direction you decide to take.

Throughout your time with us, our Careers and Employability Service can work with you to improve your employability skills even further; assisting with job or course applications, searching for appropriate work experience placements and hosting events to bring you closer to a wide range of prospective employers.

Have a look at our careers page for an overview of all the employability support and opportunities that we provide to current students.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biological Psychology 
  • Cognitive Psychology 
  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Practical Methods and Seminars in Psychology 
  • Statistical Methods 
  • Social Psychology 

          English Language Requirements

          You need the following IELTS score:

          • Minimum required score:

            6.5

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          Academic Requirements

          • Including one or more science subjects at A level, plus GCSE in English and Maths at 5 or above.
          • Candidates without an A level in a science subject may be asked to achieve AAA.

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            22620 GBP/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 22620 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
          • EU/EEA

            9250 GBP/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Nottingham

          • 583 - 980 GBP/month
            Living Costs

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