In our psychology department, talented and internationally renowned scholars work in their own wayward manner to gain a better understanding of the human mind and human behavior. The critical UvA-student is educated by them during this quest, in which independent thinking is expected and nothing and no one is beyond critique.

Psychology UvA

#10 worldwide

Source: QS World University Rankings 2016

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Six research programmes, most of which emphasize quantitative experimental research on basic processes

Psychology Research Institute

Website PsyRes