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What is psychology?

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind, brain and behaviour. It focuses on building and testing theories to help explain how people interact with each other and the world around them.

Why study psychology at Edinburgh?

Psychology at Edinburgh has a reputation for excellence in research, teaching and student support

What do our students think?

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What questions are we asking?

We’ve been asking questions since 1906 as we teach you to ask questions of your own