University of Manchester

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Our BPS-accredited BSc Psychology degree is a flexible course consisting of compulsory and optional units both within and outside of psychology, preparing you to work in a wide range of professions and sectors. You will study four diverse themes that represent the modern discipline of psychology: mind and brain, evolution and development, adaptability and wellbeing, and psychology in society. You will also be able to experience life as a professional psychologist through our work placement schemes, choosing from integrated 30-hour placements in Year 2 or a year-long placement in Year 3. Read a blog post from one of our placement year students to find out more. We also offer the opportunity to study abroad at one of our partner institutions, depending on academic performance. Our graduates are highly employable and can take their understanding of human behaviour into any workplace.

Course details

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University recognises a number of foundation programmes as suitable for entry to this undergraduate programme: Applicants completing the INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manchester international foundation programme in Business, are required to achieve AAB including one science subject and an EAP score of B. Applicants completing the NCUK International Foundation year in Business are required to achieve AAB including one science and an EAP requirements score of B.

English language requirements

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TOEFL (iBT)100
IELTS (Academic)6.5With a minimum of 6.5 in each component.

If you have international qualifications, you may be asked to provide evidence of your English language ability. Minimum requirements are typically: Grade B/6 GCSE English, TOEFL (iBT) - 100, IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or CIE OR UCLES 1119 English at Grade B.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fees for entry in 2022 have not yet been set. For entry in 2021 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2022 entry.

Sponsorship information

A small number of scholarships may be available to overseas applicants. Details will be made available once confirmed.

Psychology at University of Manchester - UCAS