Psychology research

  • 85% of our research is classified as world-leading or internationally excellent1
  • Research strengths include visual perception, social psychology, psychopathology, human and animal cognition and cognitive neuroscience
  • Our globally-renowned academics work with large organisations such as the Ministry of Defence, NHS, IBM and Microsoft 
  • Each year we attract around £3 million in external research funding from UK Research Councils, the EU and charities

1 Research Excellence Framework 2014 based on the percentage of research categorised as 4* and 3*

Research groups and centres