5 Best universities for Psychology in Edinburgh

Below is the list of best universities in Edinburgh ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 640K citations received by 13K academic papers made by 5 universities in Edinburgh was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Edinburgh

For Psychology

#1 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

2. Heriot-Watt University

For Psychology

#10 in Scotland
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

3. Edinburgh Napier University

For Psychology

#11 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

4. Queen Margaret University

For Psychology

#13 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2007

5. Scotland's Rural College

For Psychology

#17 in Scotland
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2012

Universities for Psychology near Edinburgh

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
50 University of St Andrews 27
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St Andrews
50 University of Stirling 33
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Stirling
58 University of Dundee 35
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Dundee
59 Abertay University 109
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Dundee
66 University of Strathclyde 52
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Glasgow
66 Glasgow Caledonian University 66
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Glasgow
68 University of Glasgow 17
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Glasgow
78 University of the West of Scotland 93
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Paisley
119 University of Cumbria 114
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Carlisle, England
147 Newcastle University 21
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Newcastle upon Tyne