Entry Criteria

Grade Requirements

Psychology BSc/BA Hons and Psychology (Study Abroad) BSc/BA Hons

  • A Level
  • International Baccalaureate
    36-35 points overall with 16 points from the best 3 Higher Level subjects
  • BTEC
    Distinction, Distinction, Distinction
  • Access to HE Diploma
    in a relevant subject including Distinctions in the majority of units
  • Other Qualifications
    We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information please visit the international qualifications webpage or contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office directly.

Essential subjects

  • GCSE
    Mathematics (B) and English Language (C)
    6.5 (with at least 5.5 in each component)

Further information

  • General Studies
    Offers normally include General Studies if it is taken as a fourth A level
  • Combination of Qualifications
    Applications from students with a combination of qualifications are welcomed, for further advice please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office directly
  • Taking a gap year
    Applications for deferred entry welcomed


The above criteria are for the Psychology: BSc Hons and BA Hons degrees.  Joint honours degrees may vary, in particular Biology, Marketing and the languages.  Please check the individual course for details.