M.Sc. On Campus

Psychology - Health and Social Psychology

Maastricht University

12 months
15800 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Psychology - Health and Social Psychology from Maastricht University focuses on understanding how people’s personalities, cognitions and social environment influence their health and social functioning. 


At Psychology - Health and Social Psychology from Maastricht University you'll analyse the underlying mechanisms of unhealthy or antisocial behaviour using recent theories and models from various psychological disciplines. And you'll use this knowledge to set up behaviour-change programmes. 


After completing your master’s, you can become a researcher in an academic or applied health setting, or work in communication planning, health promotion or policy-making.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Self-Regulation 
  • Bad Habits
  • Practical Training: Increasing Self-Regulation through Practice
  • Practical Training: Cognitive Paradigms in Health Psychology
  • Planning Behaviour Change Programmes  
  • Manipulation 
  • Practical Training: Applying Theories in Intervention Development 
  • Practical Training: Manipulation Strategies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recent passport picture
  • A copy of your passport or your EU/EEA identity card: make a copy of the page with your personal details.
  • A copy of your most recent certified grades transcript and a copy of your certified diploma if you have obtained it.
  • Your curriculum vitae
  • The completed Statistics and Methodology checklist
  • Letter of motivation.  
  • Statement of completion
  • Copy of your language test with sufficient results (if applicable)
  • Bachelor's degree

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15800 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Maastricht

700 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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