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News & Events

BBSRC Innovator of the year award winners 2018

21 May 2018

Congratulations to Dr Sabrina Cohen-Hatton and Prof Rob Honey who have won the BBSRC Innovator of the year award 2018 which celebrate excellent research which has demonstrated impact. The award was for their innovative research collaboration with the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) and London Fire Brigade.

New Pro Vice-Chancellor

16 May 2018

We have appointed a new member of our executive team, with Professor Kim Graham taking up the post of Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research, Innovation and Enterprise in the new academic year.

New Centre for Human Developmental Science launched

13 April 2018

The School of Psychology at Cardiff University has launched a Centre for Human Developmental Science which will provide a broad range of opportunities for research and training in the study of human development from conception to adulthood.

Overall ranking

Pos. Institution GPA
1University of Oxford3.62
2Cardiff University3.52
3University of Cambridge3.51

Ranked 2nd in the UK our research on understanding behaviour and the causes of psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders has confirmed our position as a world-leading centre of excellence for psychology, psychiatry and neuroscience.

Virtual Open Day

Have a look at our virtual open day where you can get a taster for what our open days are all about.

PhD Studentships

There are a number of specific funded PhD studentships available to start in October 2018 - apply now!

These positions are competitive, just like applying for a job.

Research centres

Discover more about our research centres that conduct research at the forefront of Psychology and Neuroscience.