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Top 40 World University Ranking for the School of Psychology

Cardiff University’s School of Psychology has once again been ranked in the top 40 Psychology Schools in the world according to the latest QS World University Rankings, reinforcing our position as a leading School of Psychology.


The QS World Rankings compare the world’s top universities by subject and comprises the global overall and subject rankings alongside five independent regional tables. Over the last 5 years, The School of Psychology has ranked consistently in the top 50.

Head of School, Professor Petroc Sumner, welcomed the result and said: "I am delighted that the School has once again been ranked in the top 40 of the QS World University Rankings. The consistency of our position demonstrates the high quality of our teaching and research, along with our outstanding student experience and excellent employment prospects.

The QS World University Ranking is the only international ranking to have received International Ranking Expert Group (IREG) approval and is viewed as one of the most widely read of its kind.

View the full QS World University Rankings for Psychology.