12 months
26500 GBP/year
11900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc Business Psychology programme at Loughborough University is designed for students without a BPS-accredited undergraduate degree who wish to develop a career in personnel, human resource management or as a business consultant. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Taught by experienced researchers and practitioners, you will be given in-depth training to equip you with the ability to apply the science of psychology to a wide range of important business issues including change management, employee selection and development, leadership, and work motivation, well-being and performance.


Many large organisations have their own teams of psychologists who provide specialist advice across their business functions. As a graduate of our MSc Business Psychology programme at Loughborough University , you will be well equipped to bring specialist expertise to leadership and management roles in both private and public sector organisations.

This may include roles in human resource management, selection and assessment, talent identification and development, employee counselling, the management of employee well-being, organisational development and business consulting.

Recent graduate roles include:

  • Area Manager II, Amazon Sorting Centres
  • Business Consultant, HM Revenue and Customs
  • Business Psychologist, Business Psychology Partners (Brisbane)
  • Consultant, Beson Consultancy
  • Development and Relationships Office, Worth-It Positive Education CIC
  • Founder and Consultant, The People Deal


accredited by the Association for Business Psychology

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Gathering and Using Evidence in Work Psychology
  • Employee Engagement, Motivation and Voice
  • Well-being and Work
  • Work Design, Organisational Change and Development 
  • Leadership and Performance Management

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) with a substantial business, management or cognate social science component, and evidence of numerical proficiency demonstrated through the study of mathematical or statistical subjects.
  • Applicants with a 2:2 or from a different discipline may be considered with relevant work experience. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 GBP /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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