We regularly rank among the top 10 departments in the National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction and with over 1,000 students we’re also one of the largest departments in the UK.

From August 1st 2021, Psychology forms a key part of the School of Human Behavioural Sciences, a new academic structure within Bangor University. 

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for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

Subject Areas

Visit our Study pages for all our subject areas.

Visit our Study pages for all our subject areas.

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Research and Impact

We pursue research that furthers our collective understanding and shapes our teaching and learning by understanding the fundamental relationships between brain and behaviour.

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Your experience as a student

You'll find a supportive community, an active social life and a location like no other.

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Psychology is part of the  College of Human Sciences.

The College’s research capability is complemented by an excellent reputation in teaching and student support. 

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