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The Department of Psychology is part of the School of the Biological Sciences in the University of Cambridge.  It is located on two sites in central Cambridge.


The Department's research groups and labs carry out leading-edge psychological and neuroscientific research of world-class standard. The Department is placed second in the QS World University Rankings for Psychology, and was ranked as the leading psychology department in the UK in Unit of Assessment 44 at the last Research Assessment Exercise, conducted by the Higher Education Funding Council for England.


Inspirational teaching, for which the Department is celebrated, is delivered by academic staff of international standing; many of its past students have gone on to prominent positions in psychology and related fields throughout the world.

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