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Psychology as a science is about the systematic exploration of human experience and behavior. The Department of Psychology offers courses and programmes on all levels for those who wants to learn more about this subject.

With us, you get an education in psychology that prepares you for working life, with a strong connection to research, in a stimulating study environment.

Courses and programmes



Studenter i en stadsallé.

We have intensified our international efforts in education over the last few years. One result of this is the International two-year master’s program in psychology. Many students come to study with us from abroad and an increasing number of our own students go on student exchange programs.

Study abroad

Incoming exchange students


Strong research connection

VR in the olfaction lab. Photo: Jens Olof Lasthein
Photo: Jens Olof Lasthein

At the Department of Psychology we are conducting extensive research in all the major fields of psychology. The teachers are active researchers themselves, which helps to keep the teaching up to date with the latest findings in the field.

Research at the Department of Psychology



Moving to modern facilities

Hus 4, Albano. Foto: Tommy Olin.
Photo: Tommy Olin

Since 1982 the department has been situated in the charming old forestry faculty buildings in Frescati Hage. But these buildings were getting worn and in the summer of 2021 we moved to the new Campus Albano, a few hundred meters across the road. Instead of being scattered over several buildings we are now sitting together in this building...



What is psychology about?

Psi för Psykologi

Psychology is the science of experiences and behaviors. Interest is focused on various aspects of human interaction with the outside world.

What is psychology about?



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