Leeds University Business School

University of Leeds

Business Psychology

The course is designed to equip students from a business background with the psychological principles and methods in demand by 21st-century organisations. The programme gives students a solid grounding in the business psychology science relevant to consulting and management. Students develop psychological expertise and a skill set to tackle growth areas from change management to supporting knowledge work and knowledge wellbeing. Students gain a broad understanding of contemporary organisations, putting you in a strong position for a career applying business psychology in the public or private sector, whether as a consulting business psychologist, skilled manager or human resource specialist.

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree in a business or social science subject or overseas equivalent qualification (2.1 or above). Applicants who can demonstrate significant relevant business or psychology coverage as part of a degree in an alternative subject will be considered on a case by case basis. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Work experience is desirable but not essential. If English is not your 1st language you will need IELTS with an overall score of 7 (6.5 or more in each section).

Course modules

Core modules: Oganisational psychology and the effectiveness of contemporary work organizations; personnel selection and training; systems thinking and consulting practice; organizational development and change; commercial and professional skills for psychologists; research design and analysis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 17,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Leeds University Business School
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