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Further your career with a range of practically focussed masters degrees. Choose from the MSc Psychology, a 1 year conversion course which confers Graduate basis for Chartered (GBC) Membership with the British Psychological Society (BPS). 
Alternatively develop psychological knowledge, and practical skills working with world leading researchers and clinical practitioners in our specialist facilities ready to support your research.

Research in the School of Psychology

Plymouth is a centre of excellence in psychological research. In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework assessment, 100% of our research environment and research impact was rated as either world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*), along with 73% of our research outputs (publications). 
We have a thriving PhD community, with around 80 doctoral students, as well as purpose-built research facilities.
BSc Psychology

Facilities within the School of Psychology

We have 22 specialist laboratories which can be booked by students and staff. Labs range from single participant rooms through to labs with a range of networked or standalone computers and social interaction or group participation rooms.
Psychology facilities