University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Organisational Psychology

The course is designed for those wanting to become chartered occupational psychologists in the science of how people and groups behave at work; the course provides psychology graduates who are intending to become chartered occupational psychologists with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required by the Division of Occupational Psychology of the British Psychological Society (BPS), in the following 8 required areas: Training, organisational development; employee relations and motivation; design of environments/health and safety; human/machine interaction; counselling and personal development; performance appraisal and career development; and selection in organisations.

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor degree in psychology with 2.1 Honours or the overseas equivalent; have graduate basis of registration (GBR) or membership of the British psychological society (BPS); grade average, position in class, references, and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification considered; preference to students with relevant work experience; English language test.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,050 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 14,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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0161 275 4740