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Department of Psychology


Psychology department ranked joint third in the UK for research

The Department of Psychology at Royal Holloway has been placed joint third in the country by The Times Higher Education following the publication of the Research Excellence Framework 2021 results


Get to know Dr Matteo Lisi and Dr Kyle Jasmin

An exciting new MSc Applied Neuroscience launches at Royal Holloway from September to give a unique insight into neuroscience in real-world settings and the Department of Psychology has recently appointed Dr Matteo Lisi and Dr Kyle Jasmin to support teaching the new course. We caught up with them to find out more.


What is loneliness?

The topic of this year's Mental Health Awareness Week is "Together we can tackle loneliness". Dr Joe Bathelt describes what loneliness is from the perspective of academic Psychology

86% overall student satisfaction.

Source: NSS, 2021

Joint 3rd in the UK for research quality

Source: Times Higher Education, 2022

14th in the UK for Psychology graduate prospects

Source: The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022