Welcome to the Department of Psychology at the University of York, a friendly, stimulating and supportive environment for students where science flourishes. We’re one of the world’s top psychology departments, excelling in both teaching and research.
The department offers five masters courses:
BPS team commends undergraduate courses at York.
Posted on Wednesday 7 December 2016
BPS accreditation renewed with warm commendations for BSc and MPsych programmes.
Posted on Wednesday 14 December 2016
Team of researchers from the department’s ERC FaceVar Lab ran an experiment/public engagement workshop on face recognition at the London Science Museum.
Posted on Thursday 24 November 2016
Dr Victoria Knowland speaks to Radio York about the ESRC-funded research project SleepSmart
Posted on Wednesday 5 October 2016
International expert discusses violent crime, prevention and punishment
Posted on Monday 19 September 2016
The Department of Psychology is organising an interdisciplinary workshop on memory to take place in January 2017
Posted on Monday 12 September 2016
New research by Dr Karla Evans and colleagues investigates visual processes involved in evaluating mammograms.
Posted on Thursday 7 July 2016
Find out more about how to fund your Masters degree at the University of York.
We are ranked highly among departments of psychology in national and international league tables and we are proud of our Athena SWAN award which recognises our commitment to supporting women in science.
Dr Nikolaus Kriegeskorte, University of Cambridge
Lucy Spencer, Eleanor Cole, Irene De Caso
See what's being shown on Psychology's laser display board. [swf ~1Mb]