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Department of Psychology 

We are 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.

Postgraduate study


Psychology at York ranks 9th in the Complete University Guide 2025

Thursday 16 May 2024

Psychology at York is ranked 9th in the UK according to the latest release of the Complete University Guide league tables (2025).

The Lancet Psychiatry to publish York researcher’s article

Monday 15 April 2024

A York academic has had a third paper published in one of the world’s most high-impact psychiatry journals, the Lancet Psychiatry.

York researcher awarded Academy of Medical Sciences funding for emerging leaders

Wednesday 20 March 2024

A researcher from the Department of Psychology is to receive funding from The Academy of Medical Sciences Springboard scheme for emerging leaders.