At Bangor University, we are proud of our teaching, learning, and research strengths, ensuring that you’ll be learning the science and application of psychology from world-class researchers and lecturers. Whilst studying for a Psychology degree, you may have the opportunity to attend human brain dissections and run marathons- all in the name of science!
86% of research output is either world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2021)
Bangor Psychology was established in 1963, making it among the oldest in the UK
We have many specialist research labs, including an MRI scanner, TMS Labs, EEG facilities, and a human brain anatomy laboratory.
The academic support available to ensure you make the most of your potential includes drop-in skills and stats sessions. As psychologists, we have used our skills to embed a mental health skills programme into our courses. At Bangor University, you’ll also benefit from award-winning student support. We have a tutor on hand every working day to deal with pastoral care issues, and you’ll also benefit from the guidance of a dedicated academic, personal tutor.
Bangor University has a cosmopolitan feel, with staff and students coming to North Wales from across the world to work and study. Alongside this vibrant and multilingual international staff and student community, we offer classes through the medium of Welsh for our local Welsh students. The psychology degrees you can study here offer a combination of variety, quality, and learning experiences that are not available elsewhere, delivered in a large, multilingual, diverse department. We’d love you to join us.