From nutrition and sports to child development and counselling, psychology is a field that touches all facets of our lives.

With 85% of our research regarded as excellent or world leading, our Division of Psychology has a broad range of expertise in areas such as clinical practice, addiction studies, child development and counselling. Research is key to our learning environment, ensuring you get the most up to date knowledge in your field of interest and the opportunity to hone your practice skills in our dedicated Psychology spaces including eye tracking facility, observation room and psychometric library.

You can also put your knowledge and skills into practice through our successful voluntary placement scheme and benefit from talks by professionals, all thanks to our links with organisations such as the NHS, Metropolitan Police and British Psychological Society.


in UK for career prospects in Psychology (Guardian University League Table 2019).


for graduate prospects in London (Complete University Guide 2020).


Of submitted publications are internationally recognised, internationally excellent or world leading (REF 2014).

Open Day

Visit us on our Open Days and discuss your study options with our academics, talk to current students about their experience of LSBU, take a tour of our vibrant central London campus and experience our industry-standard facilities and student residences.

Open Day 5 October – Book Now

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Open Evening 27 November - Book Now


BSc (Hons) Psychology

BSc (Hons) Psychological Counselling

BSc (Hons) Psychology with Criminology

BSc (Hons) Psychology (Addiction Psychology)

BSc (Hons) Psychology (Child Development)

BSc (Hons) Psychology (Clinical Psychology)

BSc (Hons) Psychology (Forensic Psychology)

BSc (Hons) Psychology (Sport Psychology)

Extended Degree Programme Science


Pub lab

Psychology students benefit from strong practical facilities to conduct scientific testing, including a pyschometric library, an eye tracking facility and a pub lab.

Careers and employability

Girls in a classroom

We can help you find a range of voluntary work placements that will help you prepare for life in the industry after your studies.

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Contact information

UK/EU enquiries

Tel: 0800 923 8888

International (Non EU) enquiries

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7815 6189

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