Coventry University

Coventry University

Occupational Psychology

Occupational psychologists apply the science of psychology in work-based settings.

Entry requirements

Applicants must be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society normally achieved by the completion of an appropriately accredited UK based undergraduate degree in psychology and possess an Honours degree in psychology at 1st class or Upper 2nd Class level; relevant work experience is also taken into consideration; applicants for whom English is not their 1st language must be able to demonstrate IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Year 1: Personnel selection and assessment in organisations; research methods in psychology; the individual in the workplace. Year 2: Human-machine interaction; psychology of organising at work; training and development at work. Year 3: Dissertation in occupational psychology.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 5,378 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MSc Distance learning £ 10,689 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office (UK Student Enquiries)
Telephone number: 
024 7765 4321