Psychology MPsycholSci (Hons)

Key information


Entry Requirements

A level requirementsAAA

One science A level required, two science A levels are preferred and may lead to a lower offer. (this is the typical entry requirement) for this course.
Subject requirementsThe required Science A level must be one of the following: Psychology, Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Economics, Statistics, Further Maths, Mathematics, Geology, Geography, Environmental Science, Computer Science or Applied Science

GCSE Maths and English grade B/6 are also required. However, if you achieve B/6 in one of these subjects and C/5 in the other, your application will still be considered. Applicants who have achieved grade C/5 in both subjects will be considered on an individual basis according to their circumstances.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaD*D*D in relevant diploma
International Baccalaureate36 points
Irish Leaving CertificateH1, H1, H1, H1
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherAAAAA. Scottish Advanced Highers: AAA (Scottish Highers are not accepted on their own)
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedWelsh Baccalaureate Diploma: Accepted at Grade A, plus A Leve grades AA including a science subject.
AccessAccess requirements are 45 Level 3 at Distinction
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Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be AAA or AAB plus A in the EPQ.

Alternative entry requirements

Contextual admissions

We are committed to supporting under-represented groups to access higher education through our use of contextual data in admissions. This means that certain specified groups who may have experienced barriers to their education may be made an offer with up to a two grade reduction from our standard offer. Please note that some exceptions apply. Read the detail on our contextual admissions strategy to find out more.