School of Psychology  

News & Events

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.

Pioneering firefighter research shortlisted for innovation award

23 April 2018

Research carried out at the School of Psychology has been shortlisted for a BBSRC Innovator of the Year award. The study, which was led by Dr Sabrina Cohen-Hatton and Professor Rob Honey prompted a nationwide policy change for UK firefighters.

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.