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10 reasons to join the UEL School of Psychology

If you're going to study a degree in Psychology then make sure you do it in the best place.  

10 reasons to join the UEL School of Psychology

1.  Experience
We have been teaching psychology for over 50 years so we know what we’re talking about.  

2.  Accreditation

All our undergraduate degrees are accredited by the British psychological Society.  Take the first steps to becoming a charted psychologist.

3.  Range of expertise

Because we are a big school with such a wide range of courses our students have access to professional expertise in all the areas of psychology.

4.  Research
In the recently published ‘Research Excellence Framework’ we were so highly rated that in terms of impact of our research we were ranked equal first in the country, beating Oxford and Cambridge! 

5.   Innovators
Many of our courses such as the MSc Applied Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology were the first to run in the UK.

6.  Our students

We have students from all over the world, some who come straight from school and some who are mature students.  They are people who share a passion for psychology, who want to make a difference and develop themselves.  

7.  Our staff

Our staff are extremely supportive and have valuable experiences, knowledge and ideas to share with the students. 

8.  Opportunity to network

Networking and communication is so important to psychologists and with so many staff, students, plus over 250 doctoral students you'll get the opportunity to network and learn from all these people. 

9.  Gain valuable work experience
Our students have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience either through course placements, internships or as student ambassadors.  

10.  Location
Our School is at our Stratford campus which is one of the most vibrant parts of London with excellent transport links in and out of the city.