What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Normally 300 UCAS Points with a subject at grade B or above.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers86%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The psychology BSc (Hons) focuses across key areas in psychology with an opportunity to achieve a deeper understanding in specialised areas. The first and second years focus upon providing a foundation in what the British Psychological Society recognises as the core areas of psychology. Additional focus is given to exploring psychology as an applied subject, where the impact of psychology in our everyday lives is made more explicit. This course is professionally accredited by the British Psychological Society, which means successful completion of this course enables eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership; the first step towards becoming a Chartered Psychologist. You may enhance your range of scientific knowledge, transferable and analytical skills across a broad range of optional modules. Furthermore, be involved in our Psychology student volunteers which provide exciting opportunities to become actively involved in cutting edge research projects and work with organisations. 98% of our psychology graduates seeking to enter employment or further study are successful within six months of graduating. For more information please visit our website dmu.ac.uk/psychology
Years 1 and 2: The focus is upon providing a good foundation in biological, cognitive, developmental and social psychology as well as personality and individual differences, and research methods; students also have the opportunity to consider the application of psychology in wider contexts. Final year: Involves an individual research project and conceptual issues and critical debates in psychology; in addition the course offers a wide choice of optional modules to suit studentsâ?? interests and aspirations.
The £136 million campus transformation at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has created the modern, inspiring environment students deserve. DMU has been named as one of the 150 best young universities in the world by the influential Times Higher Education magazine, and rated as No.1 for graduate employability, and in the top three for teaching excellence among UK universities, in a preliminary study by the Times Higher Education magazine.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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