Go to: content | top | bottom | search
EN    FR  
You are hereUNIL > Programmes > Bachelors > BSc in Psychology

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

This programme represents the first stage in training that allows students to acquire a solid basic knowledge of psychology, as well as a scientific and methodological way of thinking. It is important to note that the Bachelor’s degree is not in itself a sufficient qualification to practice as a psychologist. For this, a Master’s degree is indispensable.

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology comprises one main discipline, the Major in Psychology, and one secondary discipline – the Minor, to be chosen from the list below.


  • Political Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Sport Sciences and Physical Education
  • Psychology and Introduction to the Interdisciplinary Approach
  • History
  • Study of Religions
  • Geography
  • Any discipline taught in the Faculty of Arts, apart from History and History of Religions

Faculty of Social and Political Sciences

Degree Awarded
Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Psychology

ECTS Credits

6 semesters

Teaching Language

Enrolment Deadline
30 April. If you require a visa to study in Switzerland: 28 February.

Further information
Course description

At UNIL, the following Master's programmes are open without further conditions to holders of the Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Psychology:

Subject to changes. Only the official texts are authentic.
Last update: 16 August 2016

facebook twitter youtube instagram linkedin google 

Interested? Download the full presentation! (in French)

Couverture SSP 15

Further Information

Faculté des sciences sociales et politiques

Université de Lausanne
Bâtiment Géopolis
1015 Lausanne



Unicentre  -  CH-1015 Lausanne  -  Switzerland  -  Tel. +41 21 692 11 11  -  Fax +41 21 692 20 15
Swiss University