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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


Dr Jennifer Murphy awarded funding for study on how the menstrual cycle impacts interoception and mental health

Dr Jennifer Murphy has been awarded a highly prestigious New Investigator Research Grant from the Medical Research Council. The research programme will investigate sex differences in interoception. Read more here

Wellbeing Day Highlights

The Department of Psychology had the great honour of hosting the inaugural Wellbeing Day. Check out the highlights in this article.


in the UK for student satisfaction

Source: Complete University Guide, 2023

Joint 3rd

in the UK for research quality

Source: Times Higher Education, 2022


in the UK for Psychology graduate prospects

Source: Complete University Guide, 2023