Joint Honours Psychology and Mathematics BSc (Hons)

Newcastle University

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Course info

UCAS CODE C8G1
This BPS-accredited degree provides a thorough understanding of mathematical methods that psychologists use to explain and predict human behaviour. In Psychology you will explore why humans and animals think and behave as they do, with topics including cognitive psychology, neuroscience and the psychology of financial decision-making. In Mathematics you will develop a thorough grounding in topics and techniques such as differential equations and probability.

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Uni rankings

Psychology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
50th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
37th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Mathematics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Mathematics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Mathematics graduate salary
£21,000

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
80%
Biology
55%
Mathematics
27%
Chemistry
20%
English Literature
17%

Mathematics

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 75 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 55%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,094 reviews

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4 star 57%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Newcastle University
CUG ranking
37th
Student rating
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( 4.1)
Newcastle University is a future-focused institution with a long history of delivering high quality education, and reputation for academic excellence. It is a founding member of the elite Russell Group, and is known for world-class research and innovative teaching methods across a comprehensive portfolio of subject areas. There is an enrolled population of around 28,000 students from over 140 countries. The university is continually investing in its campus facilities and human capital, ensuring that students have access to state-of-the-art and industry relevant equipment as well as a highly fulfilling learning experience. The main campus is located in the centre of the city, with fast and convenient railway connections to the rest of the country. Newcastle is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and miles upon miles of beaches and rugged coastline.

Where you'll study

Newcastle University

King's Gate Newcastle upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE1 7RU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.5 miles away

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