Study psychology and sociology

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Our commitment to high quality teaching has been recognised with a TEF Gold rating. The University has received an overall rating of Gold, as well as securing a Gold award in the framework's two new student experience and student outcomes categories.

Psychology

Our psychology courses are designed to develop your skills for a wide range of careers. Kingston has close links with schools, hospitals, and clinics, offering real-life environments to learn in and adding valuable work experience to your CV.

Our BSc (Hons) Psychology course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Our courses

Sociology

If you're keen to explore today's social inequalities or how globalisation has impacted our everyday lives, these are the types of questions you can examine in our sociology degree.

Our courses

Sociology

Behavioural sciences at Kingston

Your psychology studies are supported by purpose-built research laboratories and psychological analysis equipment including eye trackers, a driving simulator, EEG (recording brain activity) and specialist survey software.

Sociology students are taught in a vibrant department with student conferences and research seminars, and you'll take your learning out of the classroom, broadening your experience of work environments and cultural spaces through museums and galleries.

Behavioural sciences at Kingston

Future Skills

Knowledge to give you the edge

Embedded within every course curriculum and throughout the whole Kingston experience, Future Skills will play a role in shaping you to become a future-proof graduate, providing you with the skills most valued by employers such as problem-solving, digital competency, and adaptability.

As you progress through your degree, you'll learn to navigate, explore and apply these graduate skills, learning to demonstrate and articulate to employers how future skills give you the edge.

At Kingston University, we're not just keeping up with change, we're creating it.

A female engineering student, in the engineering lab.
Virtual Experience

Virtual Experience

Discover more about Kingston with our virtual experience.

Take a self-guided tour through our facilities, campuses and the surrounding area of Kingston upon Thames. You can also view the different accommodation options available and hear from current students about their course, experience at Kingston and more.

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