Psychology BSc (Hons)
Application deadlines: 15 January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £12
International tuition: £14,750
Domestic tuition: £9,250
A well-respected and widely sought-after degree, studying Psychology equips students with skills in critical thinking and communication as well as scientific research methods, data analysis and data presentation skills. This broad range of transferable skills makes psychology graduates an attractive prospect for graduate employers. A psychology degree can open up diverse career options in areas such as research, healthcare, social work, marketing, the police services, teaching and human resources.
This program can be done
- A typical offer is a minimum of 120 points from at least two A levels, or
- BTEC National Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit, or
- BTEC Extended Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit
Plus five GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English and Maths.
Alternative qualifications include:
- Pass in the QAA accredited Access to HE overall 120 UCAS tariff with at least 30 L3 credits at Merit. English GCSE required as separate qualification. Equivalency not accepted within the Access qualification. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course.
- International Baccalaureate: 30+ points
Work experience: No
Personal statement selection criteria
- Clear communication skills, including good grammar and spelling
- Information relevant to the course applied for
- Interest in the course demonstrated with explanation and evidence
If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.
A degree in psychology is also well-respected in a range of other sectors and can open up a variety of career opportunities. Examples include careers in: police services, teaching, social work, human resources, healthcare, research, advertising.
Leicester , United Kingdom