100 Best universities for Psychology in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 15.9M citations received by 280K academic papers made by 135 universities in the United Kingdom 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.

For Psychology

#1 in the United Kingdom
#1 in Europe
#8 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Psychology

#2 in the United Kingdom
#2 in Europe
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Psychology

#3 in the United Kingdom
#3 in Europe
#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Psychology

#4 in the United Kingdom
#4 in Europe
#31 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Psychology

#5 in the United Kingdom
#8 in Europe
#54 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Psychology

#6 in the United Kingdom
#9 in Europe
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Psychology

#7 in the United Kingdom
#12 in Europe
#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Psychology

#8 in the United Kingdom
#14 in Europe
#81 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Psychology

#9 in the United Kingdom
#16 in Europe
#89 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Psychology

#10 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Psychology

#11 in the United Kingdom
#19 in Europe
#97 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Psychology

#12 in the United Kingdom
#20 in Europe
#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Psychology

#13 in the United Kingdom
#22 in Europe
#104 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Psychology

#14 in the United Kingdom
#33 in Europe
#128 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Psychology

#15 in the United Kingdom
#34 in Europe
#137 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Psychology

#16 in the United Kingdom
#35 in Europe
#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Psychology

#17 in the United Kingdom
#36 in Europe
#141 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Psychology

#18 in the United Kingdom
#38 in Europe
#144 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Psychology

#19 in the United Kingdom
#42 in Europe
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Psychology

#20 in the United Kingdom
#44 in Europe
#166 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Psychology

#21 in the United Kingdom
#47 in Europe
#183 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Psychology

#22 in the United Kingdom
#48 in Europe
#187 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Psychology

#23 in the United Kingdom
#49 in Europe
#188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Psychology

#24 in the United Kingdom
#54 in Europe
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Psychology

#25 in the United Kingdom
#55 in Europe
#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Psychology

#26 in the United Kingdom
#70 in Europe
#239 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Psychology

#27 in the United Kingdom
#71 in Europe
#244 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Psychology

#28 in the United Kingdom
#72 in Europe
#247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#29 in the United Kingdom
#73 in Europe
#252 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Psychology

#30 in the United Kingdom
#74 in Europe
#253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#31 in the United Kingdom
#78 in Europe
#259 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Psychology

#32 in the United Kingdom
#83 in Europe
#280 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Psychology

#33 in the United Kingdom
#84 in Europe
#282 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Psychology

#34 in the United Kingdom
#86 in Europe
#286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Psychology

#35 in the United Kingdom
#91 in Europe
#293 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Psychology

#36 in the United Kingdom
#94 in Europe
#299 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Psychology

#37 in the United Kingdom
#95 in Europe
#300 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Psychology

#38 in the United Kingdom
#97 in Europe
#303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#39 in the United Kingdom
#100 in Europe
#310 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#40 in the United Kingdom
#102 in Europe
#312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Psychology

#41 in the United Kingdom
#110 in Europe
#326 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Psychology

#42 in the United Kingdom
#112 in Europe
#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Psychology

#43 in the United Kingdom
#114 in Europe
#337 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Psychology

#44 in the United Kingdom
#119 in Europe
#352 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Psychology

#45 in the United Kingdom
#127 in Europe
#372 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Psychology

#46 in the United Kingdom
#129 in Europe
#374 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Psychology

#47 in the United Kingdom
#130 in Europe
#376 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#48 in the United Kingdom
#132 in Europe
#381 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#49 in the United Kingdom
#134 in Europe
#383 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#50 in the United Kingdom
#135 in Europe
#393 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#51 in the United Kingdom
#136 in Europe
#394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#52 in the United Kingdom
#141 in Europe
#410 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Psychology

#53 in the United Kingdom
#142 in Europe
#412 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Psychology

#54 in the United Kingdom
#146 in Europe
#422 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Psychology

#55 in the United Kingdom
#148 in Europe
#425 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#56 in the United Kingdom
#151 in Europe
#428 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#57 in the United Kingdom
#152 in Europe
#429 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#58 in the United Kingdom
#155 in Europe
#433 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Psychology

#59 in the United Kingdom
#161 in Europe
#451 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Psychology

#60 in the United Kingdom
#170 in Europe
#472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#61 in the United Kingdom
#174 in Europe
#482 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#62 in the United Kingdom
#178 in Europe
#491 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#63 in the United Kingdom
#180 in Europe
#497 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Psychology

#64 in the United Kingdom
#184 in Europe
#511 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#65 in the United Kingdom
#194 in Europe
#528 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Psychology

#66 in the United Kingdom
#196 in Europe
#531 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Psychology

#67 in the United Kingdom
#202 in Europe
#549 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Psychology

#68 in the United Kingdom
#203 in Europe
#550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#69 in the United Kingdom
#211 in Europe
#561 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#70 in the United Kingdom
#215 in Europe
#573 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#71 in the United Kingdom
#217 in Europe
#580 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#72 in the United Kingdom
#218 in Europe
#581 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#73 in the United Kingdom
#219 in Europe
#582 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004

For Psychology

#74 in the United Kingdom
#228 in Europe
#605 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#75 in the United Kingdom
#232 in Europe
#620 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#76 in the United Kingdom
#235 in Europe
#632 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Psychology

#77 in the United Kingdom
#241 in Europe
#652 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1733

For Psychology

#78 in the United Kingdom
#242 in Europe
#655 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Psychology

#79 in the United Kingdom
#245 in Europe
#663 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Psychology

#80 in the United Kingdom
#248 in Europe
#670 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#81 in the United Kingdom
#251 in Europe
#675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Psychology

#82 in the United Kingdom
#256 in Europe
#699 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Psychology

#83 in the United Kingdom
#262 in Europe
#712 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#84 in the United Kingdom
#273 in Europe
#765 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#85 in the United Kingdom
#274 in Europe
#768 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#86 in the United Kingdom
#280 in Europe
#781 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Psychology

#87 in the United Kingdom
#292 in Europe
#807 in the World
Enrollment
19,090
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#88 in the United Kingdom
#293 in Europe
#811 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Psychology

#89 in the United Kingdom
#294 in Europe
#812 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Psychology

#90 in the United Kingdom
#303 in Europe
#833 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#91 in the United Kingdom
#306 in Europe
#837 in the World
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Psychology

#92 in the United Kingdom
#310 in Europe
#844 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#93 in the United Kingdom
#311 in Europe
#845 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Psychology

#94 in the United Kingdom
#315 in Europe
#869 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Psychology

#95 in the United Kingdom
#323 in Europe
#909 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Psychology

#96 in the United Kingdom
#329 in Europe
#927 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Psychology

#97 in the United Kingdom
#330 in Europe
#928 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Psychology

#98 in the United Kingdom
#336 in Europe
#946 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Psychology

#99 in the United Kingdom
#345 in Europe
#980 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2011

For Psychology

#100 in the United Kingdom
#354 in Europe
#1009 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

The best cities to study Psychology in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are London, Cambridge, Oxford, and Manchester.