Work and Organizational Psychology, M.Sc. | Tilburg University | Tilburg, Netherlands
12 months
15100 EUR/year
2253 EUR/year
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In the Master’s track in Work and Organizational Psychology at Tilburg University you will learn how to apply science-based solutions to human problems in work and organizational settings. You learn how to optimize employee performance, improve processes and relationships, enhance fairness and equity in teams, and increase subjective well-being in organizations. 

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Become an expert in the field of the psychological processes that shape human behavior and well-being on the work floor with Work and Organizational Psychology  at Tilburg University . Study the psychological aspects of work processes, organizations, and employee management.

  • International setting with small groups and a lot of interaction.
  • Courses and supervision are done by a team of international, young, and enthusiastic researchers.
  • Internship in an organization chosen by you. 
  • The program focuses on the critical and valid application of theory in practice, with an emphasis on how work and organizational  psychology can be applied to improve employee and team performance.

Career prospects

The Master's track in Work and Organizational Psychology prepares you for both academic and practical careers. After graduation, you will have the knowledge and skills needed to get started in positions in the fields of work and organizational psychology, human resources, marketing, financial services, policy, consulting or research.

Organizations where our graduates ended up include Deloitte, Rabobank, Arbo Unie, Schouten & Nelissen,, Start People, Research Universities and Schools of Applied Sciences, various HR organizations and consulting / coaching / career counseling agencies.

Typical starting positions of graduates:

  • HR Manager
  • Policy Advisor
  • Work Reintegration Counselor
  • Consultant
  • Diagnostician
  • Teacher/Education Expert

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Occupational Health Psychology
  • Personnel Psychology
  • Leadership and Organization
  • Work Group Psychology
  • Master's Internship I Work and Organization Psychology
  • Master's thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

To be admitted to our Master's track in Work and Organizational Psychology, you must have the following academic background:

  • A Bachelor's/Master's degree in Psychology
  • Advanced knowledge in research methods and statistics, specifically quantitative research.
  • Knowledge of relevant subjects in the field of Social Psychology, Economic Psychology, or Work and Organizational Psychology.
  • Experience with first-hand empirical research (i.e. collecting, analyzing and reporting quantitative data).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2253 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2253 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tilburg

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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