The BPS re-accredited the course in 2018 for the next five years and commended it for several aspects of good practice, including the availability of and support by staff, the mix of research active and practitioner focused teaching staff, and the theoretical and practical nature of the course, which is highly regarded by students.
There is also invaluable input from experts in the fields of positive psychology, coaching and counselling, and past students offering insights into different applications of occupational psychology in practice.
We have deliberately steered away from more traditional assessment methods such as examinations, as these have little practical relevance to the kinds of challenges you will face as professionals.
Your future career
The practical emphasis of this course, balanced with a focus on developing critical thinking, means many of our students have progressed to highly successful careers.
Over the past five years, our students have gained employment as occupational psychologists, coaching psychologists, sports and performance psychologists, leadership development specialists, and human factors experts for a wide range of companies and organisations.
These include Google, Amazon, Vodafone, Deloittes, Emirates Airlines, Siemens, Royal Bank of Scotland, RAF, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Defence and a number of occupational psychology practices including Saville Consulting, A&DC, Peoplewise and Genius Within.
The Occupational and Organisational Psychology course, offered by University of East London, also enables you to continue your studies by undertaking a professional doctorate in occupational psychology.
The strong professional emphasis, combined with a comprehensive skills curriculum, will develop your transferable skills and equip you with a competitive edge for the world of work.
As our range of internships attests, we have profitable links across some of the key areas of the industry, which is good news for our graduates.
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- How Organisations Work
- Helping Organisations to Change
- Psychological Assessment in the Workplace
- Becoming a Professional Psychologist
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesPsychology Organisational Behaviour View 748 other Masters in Psychology in United Kingdom
- Minimum 2.2 Honours in Psychology (BPS Accredited)
- We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths
International14580 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14580 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
National11040 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11040 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
£10,000 to fund your Masters Programme under the Postgraduate Loans (PGL) scheme
Postgraduate Loans (PGL)
The Postgraduate Loan (PGL) provide non means-tested loans of up to £10,000 to taught and research masters students. It will be paid to students as a contribution towards tuition fees, living costs and other course costs.
Applications are made directly through Student Finance England
Whether you qualify depends on:
- if you’ve studied on a postgraduate course before
- your course
- your age
- your nationality or residency status
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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