Psychology BSc (Hons)

Loughborough University

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Course info

UCAS CODE C800
Understanding human behaviour is not only fascinating, but is an expertise that is highly valued in varying contexts – from the diagnosis and treatment of mental health problems to the improvement of performance at work or in sport.Our BSc (Hons) Psychology course will give you the knowledge, skills and competencies that are prized by employers, such as critical thinking and research abilities.The course offers a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of psychological science, allowing ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
16th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
7th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
02-OCT-23
Full Time
3 Years

Psychology (Non-Specific)

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 - 94 = 6% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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
89%
Sociology
22%
Biology
19%
English Literature
19%
History
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
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£25,700 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£25,700 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Psychology (General) reviews

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Maya
28 Mar 22

Psychology with Criminology (with placement year) BSc (Hons)

The campus is massive and offers many facilities and the location is ideal. The nightlife in Loughborough is good with...
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Lauren
28 Mar 22

Psychology with Criminology (with placement year) BSc (Hons)

Loughborough has an amazing campus with such a lovely feel and great facilities. However the university itself is...

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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 96 reviews

5 star 54%
4 star 41%
3 star 3%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 1,898 reviews

5 star 60%
4 star 34%
3 star 6%
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Loughborough University
CUG ranking
7th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
Loughborough’s research has impact, solving real-life challenges and being awarded seven Queen’s Anniversary Prizes along the way. In the most recent REF, 91% of our research was rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent'. Loughborough University’s main location is a single-site campus in the heart of the UK, near the popular cities of Nottingham and Leicester. Consistently praised by students for its unbeatable community spirit, there are endless opportunities to get involved at Loughborough Students' Union. The university hosts one of the UK's largest annual careers fairs, along with hundreds of other employer events, boosting employability prospects. Loughborough students on Whatuni say: “I have made great friends and I find my course incredibly interesting.

Where you'll study

Loughborough University

Ashby Road Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3TU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Loughborough  1.1 miles away

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