Is studying human behaviour a passion for you?
It takes an understanding of general human behaviour deeply and passionately to be a psychologist. Many of us have it in us but just a few ever think of pursuing it as a career opportunity. A career in psychology opens up a dearth of opportunities world over. From schools and universities to corporates and health centers, every organization today hires psychologists and hence the opportunities are plentiful.
A graduation in Psychology is enough to be a designated and professional psychologist. It promises to be one of the most high-paying and respectable jobs of all times. Apart from being a professional psychologist, a career in law, management or education is another possibility for trained psychologists.
USA has come up as a popular choice for students desirous of a career in psychology. Employers around the world respect Psychology degrees from American institutions more than from any other countries. Here’s a list of Top 10 global universities to study psychology as per QS World University Rankings® 2011.
|1||Harvard University||United States||100.0||93.8||97.0||97.5|
|2||University of Cambridge||United Kingdom||83.0||100.0||88.0||89.1|
|3||Stanford University||United States||91.2||74.7||86.3||85.3|
|4||University of Oxford||United Kingdom||77.8||87.5||76.8||80.5|
|5||University of California, Berkeley (UCB)||United States||86.9||70.1||65.4||77.6|
|6||University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)||United State||74.4||59.2||81.6||71.3|
|7||Yale University||United States||72.2||63.6||78.2||70.8|
|8||The University of Melbourne||Australia||68.0||67.9||66.3||66.3|
|9||Princeton University||United States||58.9||46.5||98.5||63.1|