Psychology and Philosophy BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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( 4.2) 730 reviews


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UCAS CODE CV85
Psychology at Oxford is a scientific discipline, involving the rigorous formulation and testing of ideas. It works through experiments and systematic observation rather than introspection. The Oxford Experimental Psychology Department is widely regarded as one of the leading psychology departments in the UK. At present, there are particularly strong groups in the fields of human cognitive processes, neuroscience, language, developmental and social psychology.The Oxford Philosophy Faculty is the... READ MORE

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Full time | St John's | 3 Years | OCT-20

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Uni rankings

Philosophy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
31st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
2nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
3 Years

Linguistics

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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Linguistics graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Linguistics graduate salary
£22,000

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£21,000

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£19,000

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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
70%
Biology
47%
Psychology
46%
English Literature
23%
Chemistry
21%

Linguistics

Philosophy

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Latest Psychology (General) reviews

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17 Nov 17

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22 Feb 16

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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 13 reviews

5 star 16%
4 star 77%
3 star 0%
2 star 7%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 730 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 51%
3 star 10%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Oxford

St Giles
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3JP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.3 miles away

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