Undergraduate Psychology

We're proud of our teaching standards, innovative research and excellent facilities. Our students love studying here, and move on to rewarding careers or further studies.

Inspiring Research

Our academics are active researchers at the forefront of psychological development, each with their own specialism and area of expertise. We firmly believe that excellent teaching and cutting-edge research go hand in hand.

Flexible Learning

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You can choose to study psychology exclusively, or alongside another subject in a Combined Degree.  In your first year, we teach you the fundamentals of psychology:

  • developmental psychology
  • brain and behaviour
  • cognitive psychology
  • social psychology

As you work through your degree, we encourage you to explore topics of your own choice.


The topics that you will study are acknowledged by British Psychological Society. They are eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership accreditation, which is the first step to becoming a Chartered Psychologist. 

How to Apply

Find your way through the application system and join one of the UK's top ten universities.

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Fees and Funding

We understand that going to university is a big decision, so we've made it easier to find information most relevant to you.

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Life at Lancaster

There are many reasons to choose Lancaster beyond the academic. Here's some of the things you can enjoy whilst you're here.

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Psychology lectures at Lancaster University

Postgraduate enquiries

For all enquiries with undergraduate study in Psychology, please contact us on:

Tel: +44 (0)1524 593698