These are the top 5 universities for Psychology studies

The US has cemented its reputation as the top country in the world for psychology studies. Three of its universities dominate the top five spots in global rankings, while 12 of the 15 top universities for the subject are based within the country.According to the recently released QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019: Psychology, Harvard University in the US continues to reign supreme, holding the top spot for psychology since (at least) 2016. According to QS, the university achieved a perfect score of 100 in three of the four ranking indicators.However, it is worth highlighting that on its website, readers can only access past rankings dating back to 2016.Stanford University (US), University of Oxford (UK), University of Cambridge (UK) and University of California, Los Angeles (US) came in second, third, fourth and fifth place respectively. This ivy league is located in Massachusetts, US. Harvard’s Department of Psychology offers undergraduate and graduate courses in psychology. According to the website, the concentration in psychology offers students three tracks to choose from, including a General Track (a flexible track designed to provide students with a foundation in the subfields of their choice); the Cognitive Science Track (a Mind/Brain/Behaviour track that includes coursework from other MBB fields in addition to Psychology coursework that informs an understanding of the mind); and the Cognitive Neuroscience and Evolutionary Psychology, or CNEP Track (a track within the Life Sciences cluster of concentrations) that combines coursework from both psychology and several fields within the life sciences.

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