Eötvös Loránd University

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24 months
8400 EUR/year
8400 EUR/year
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The Psychology programme of Eötvös Loránd University trains psychologist professionals who master the theories and methods of the science of psychology at an advanced level, who are proficient in the various fields of psychology, who possess the skills and techniques of the psychologist profession and are able to apply these to help individuals, groups or organizations develop and improve.


The Psychology programme of Eötvös Loránd University aims to present recent theoretical and practical material, to establish professional skills and commitment for the profession within the field of psychology at a level that gives a solid foundation of knowledge that enables the student to practice psychology as a vocation independently at a master level, to participate in postgraduate courses and to attend further training in doctoral schools.

A master of psychology is characterized by expansive and integrated professional and theoretical knowledge, the creative adaptation of the methods of academic knowledge, psychological responsiveness and communicational efficacy through the utilization of personal resources along with a high degree of professional commitment.

Strength of program

  • Practice-based programme
  • 20+ research groups and labs are waiting for young researchers
  • Professional preparedness
  • Administrative capacity to help facilitate student life
  • Exchange opportunities to more than 70 partner universities
  • 7 specialisations available

Career paths

The programme’s purpose is to train psychologists, who are apprised of the different fields of psychology. They know the profession’s methods and instruments, and are able to use them in order to get acquainted with individuals, groups or organisations, and develop them if necessary. They possess adequate knowledge to continue their studies in a doctoral programme.

Job examples

  • Psychologist:
  • at companies
  • at civil organizations
  • in hospitals
  • at schools

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developmental Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Personality Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Advanced Statistics and Data Analysis
  • Professional Issues and Ethical Problems in Psychology 
  • Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines




    120 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

    English requirements

    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
    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

    • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or Psychology-related Sciences. However, full credit acknowledgement is given only for a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. In the case of a Psychology-related Sciences degree, each degree will be considered individually, and transcripts from your Bachelor's degree as well as course descriptions will be requested.
    • Minimum level of language proficiency (oral) (A1-C2): C1
    • Minimum level of language proficiency (written) (A1-C2): C1
    • Bachelor-level degree
    • Transcript of records
    • CV
    • Motivation letter
    • Copy of the main pages of the passport
    • Copy of application fee transfer
    • Entrance exam fee
    • Reference work
    • Language certificate

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      8400 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4200 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

      8400 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4200 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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    Due for update

    Updated over a year ago

    Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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