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Department of Psychology


Royal Holloway academic wins prestigious Celebrating Impact prize

‘Ending the Reading Wars’ is transforming the way reading is taught in classrooms around the world and helping potentially millions of children improve their life chances through better literacy skill


RHUL researcher receives grant to study memory in the brain

Dr Carl Hodgetts received a grant from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) to study how memories are stored in the brain. Read more about Carl's research here.


RHUL researchers investigate how teenagers make decisions

New research from RHUL researchers Alex LLoyd, Prof Ryan McKay, Dr. Catherine Sebastian, and Dr. Joshua Balsters investigates how teenagers make decisions in new environments.

93% overall student satisfaction.

Source: NSS, 2020

5th in the UK for research quality

Source: Complete University Guide, 2020

93% of Psychology graduates are employed or go on to further study within six months of graduating

Source: DLHE, 2017