Organizational Psychology

University of London

M.Sc. Online
12 months
13835 GBP/year
13835 GBP/year
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This Organizational Psychology programme from University of London focuses on the social and psychological processes operating in organisations. Drawing on current and classic theory and research, the course enables you to understand organisations and develop ways of improving them.


By studying this course, you will:

  • Build extensive knowledge about organizational psychology (in areas including motivation, performance, change, organizational change, employment relations, and well-being at work).
  • Design and evaluate qualitative and quantitative research, and carry out basic forms of descriptive and inferential statistical analysis on quantitative data.
  • Use technology to obtain research data in organizational psychology.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this course go on to become training professionals, motivators, careers advisers, managers and consultants within large multinational companies, government departments, or in any company where advanced knowledge of organisational psychology may be useful.

BPS Accreditation

The Organizational Psychology programme from University of London has been accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). The BPS is 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 practical applications of the discipline.

In addition to qualifying for Chartered Membership of the BPS, successful students of the MSc in Organizational Psychology also qualify for full membership of the Division of Occupational Psychology (DOP).

What do employers think of our graduates?

In some countries, qualifications earned by distance and flexible learning may not be recognised by certain authorities or regulators for the purposes of public sector employment or further study. We advise you to explore the local recognition status before you register, even if you plan to receive support from a local teaching institution.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods - Organizational Psychology 
  • Life career development 
  • Employee relations and motivation 
  • Learning and development 
  • Work and well-being
  • Selection and assessment 
  • Leadership and performance management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need either a bachelor degree which is considered at least comparable to a UK second class honours degree from an institution acceptable to the University or relevant education and work experience that comprises suitable training for the programme.
  • If you have an unconventional career path with diverse work experience and have completed The Manager's Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Managing People at Work MOOC, we will consider your application on its own merits.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13835 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13835 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    13835 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13835 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Total MSc: £13835
  • Total Postgraduate Diploma: £11525
  • Total per module (on a standalone basis for CPD): £1385


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Organizational Psychology
University of London