University of Kent

University of Kent

Group Processes and Intergroup Relations

This programme focuses on social psychological theory and research in intergroup and group behaviour. The programme explores major and current research covering issues such as intergroup contact, social and cognitive processes underlying prejudice, discrimination, collective protest, group decision-making, leadership and group performance.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2.1 Honours degree in psychology or a closely related discipline.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework assignment (4-6,000-word essays), examination (for the Advanced Statistics and Methodology module only), plus the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,950 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,475 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272