Top 5 in Scotland
Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022
of our Psychology impact studies received the highest-possible rating of "world leading"
Research Excellence Framework 2014
Graduate careers in Psychology
The wide range of skills and knowledge gained from a Psychology degree can open up many different career paths to you. Jobs that are directly related include:
- clinical psychologist
- health psychologist
- educational psychologist
- forensic psychologist
- sport psychologist
- academic researcher
There are also many areas that value Psychology skills including human resources, marketing, emergency services, careers advice and teaching.
Psychology research at Stirling is of a very high standard. In most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), 97% of our research outputs were rated as world leading or internationally excellent. Our academic staff have a diverse range of research interests from animal behaviour to social psychology.
We have three core psychology research groups: