Best Psychology Schools in Europe 2021
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Best Psychology Schools in Europe 2021

Psychology is one of the most popular academic disciplines globally. Studying the discipline at one of the Best Psychology Schools in Europe can put you in very high demand.

If you want to build a career as a mental health professional like a psychologist, psychotherapist or counsellor, regardless of the specialization you will pick later on, you will need to first obtain a Psychology degree you can be happy about. What better schools to do that than the best psychology schools in Europe?

Four esteemed university rankings share their lists of the top universities to study Psychology in Europe:

  • World University Rankings from Times Higher Education
  • QS Rankings from Top Universities
  • Academic Ranking of World Universities from Shanghai University
  • Best Global Universities from US News and Global

If you favour web data, we have also added the Academic Influence Real-Time Ranking computed from the number of times universities or teachers were talked about on the internet.

Times Higher Education 2021 – Best Psychology Schools in Europe

  • University College London (UCL), UK
  • King’s College London, UK
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • The University of Edinburgh, UK
  • KU Leuven, Belgium
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • Cardiff University, UK
  • Utrecht University, Netherlands
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands

See the complete list of psychology schools on the Times Higher Education website.

Top Universities 2020 – Best Psychology Schools in Europe

  • University of Cambridge, UK
  • University of Oxford, UK
  • University College London (UCL), UK
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • King’s College London, UK
  • The University of Edinburgh, UK
  • KU Leuven, Belgium
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • Utrecht University, Netherlands
  • Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

The full ranking is obtainable on TopUniversities.com.

Shanghai Ranking 2020 – Best Psychology Schools in Europe

  • University College London (UCL), UK
  • University of Oxford, UK
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Vrije University Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • King’s College London, UK
  • Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Utrecht University, Netherlands
  • University of Cambridge, UK
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands

Check all the ranked psychology schools on the ShanghaiRanking website.

US News and Global Report 2021 – Best Psychology Schools in Europe

  • King’s College London, UK
  • University of Oxford, UK
  • University College London (UCL), UK
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
  • Vrije University Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • University of Cambridge, UK
  • Utrecht University, Netherlands
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands

View the other ranked psychology schools on the U.S. News site.

Academic Influence 2020 – Best Psychology Schools in Europe

  • University of Vienna, Austria
  • University of Paris, France
  • University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • Leipzig University, Germany
  • Heidelberg University, Germany
  • University of Tübingen, Germany
  • Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
  • University of Basel, Switzerland
  • King’s College London, UK
  • University of Freiburg, Germany

Check the other ranked universities on AcademicInfluence.com.

What students say about the Best Psychology Schools in Europe

University College London graduate

“Studying as a postgraduate candidate at UCL has been a wonderful experience. The teaching quality is completely remarkable, and the resources offered by the librarians are very useful. There are also a lot of avenues for attending talks and events which are associated to my field.”

University of Amsterdam graduate

“Just keeping pace with your classes is adequate to learn a lot about the areas you are interested in. Classes are always demanding, inspiring you to think analytically about the material. The diversity of the school enables you to get to know about almost every culture in the world from their natives.”

LMU Munich graduate

“I very much like my study program. It is such an interesting one. I met a number of interesting new individuals and became friends with some. The LMU is providing a couple of options to get involved more with other folks and new study options – like the P2P-Mentoring or research days.”

University of Zurich graduate

“I very much enjoy being a scholar at UZH. At least since commencing the Master’s, my program permits me to pick quite freely the courses. People have been really helpful.”

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