Yes, our programme received accreditation from the British Psychological Society (BPS) in early 2020. You can see our accreditation listing here.
Our accreditation means that all students who graduate with be eligible for BPS Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). Graduate membership of the BPS is often the starting point for a career as a psychologist, and is a prerequisite for many accredited post-graduate and Doctoral programmes.
Pursuing an LSE degree, that fully meets the programme standards of the BPS, means that you will receive an excellent quality education. Whilst studying you will also be able to join the BPS as a student member which brings additional benefits.
The BPS acts as the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK, and is responsible for the promotion of excellence and ethical practice in the science, education, and application of the discipline. They support and enhance the development and application of psychology for the greater public good, setting high standards for research, education, and knowledge, and disseminating knowledge to increase public awareness.