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Organisational and Business Psychology

University of Kent

12 months
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19000 GBP/year
9100 GBP/year
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About

The Organisational and Business Psychology programme from University of Kent develops your theoretical and research-based knowledge of social and occupational psychology to enhance your understanding of workplace behaviour. It offers you a pathway to a career as a practitioner or academic researcher in the field of organisational psychology. 

Overview

This Organisational and Business Psychology programme from University of Kent brings together aspects of psychological research into applied, social, and organisational psychology modules from Kent's School of Psychology with modules on organisational behaviour and people management from Kent Business School.

This MSc provides insights into the psychology of selection and assessment, methods and statistics, employee wellbeing, entrepreneurship and people management. The programme will develop your understanding of the contextual forces within organisations and the role of organisational psychology, including political, environmental, technical, social and legal.

Careers

You learn a set of skills that will allow you to pursue a career such as:

  • Human resource management
  • Recruitment
  • Psychometric testing
  • Coaching and training
  • Counselling in the workplace
  • Organisational development consultancy. 

Upon completing our Master’s courses, our graduates have also pursued doctoral study and academic careers at higher education institutions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Psychology of Selection and Assessment 
  • Groups, Teams and Organisations 
  • Organisational Psychology: Methods and Statistics 
  • Advanced Topics in Business Psychology 
  • Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity 
  • Applying Psychology to Organisations: Extended Literature Review 
  • Human Resource Management and Development in Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no fixed application deadline for home/EU students, but we strongly recommend you apply no later than three months before your intended start date.

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • 120-credit (60 ECTS) Postgraduate Diploma
  • A 60-credit (30 ECTS) Postgraduate Certificate

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A final degree classification (grade average) of at least a 2.1 or Merit in the UK system (the second highest classification after First/Distinction). Results from institutions in other countries will be assessed individually according to this standard. However, applicants who do not meet this criterion are still welcome to apply, and their individual circumstances will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Applicants with undergraduate degrees in psychology and business/management sciences are preferred and those with related social sciences or science degrees are also considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 GBP/year
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  • National

    9100 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU: £14300

Part-time:

  • UK: £4550
  • EU: £7150
  • International: £9500

Living costs for Canterbury

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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