Our MSc Business Psychology gives you a solid grounding in the business psychology science relevant to consulting and management. You will learn to apply modern psychological principles to contemporary organisations and organisational problems.
The programme of study places an emphasis on skills development in research, problem solving and consultancy. As a result, you will 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.
Taught by a team with expertise in psychology in business growth areas, you will develop psychological expertise and a skill set to tackle key growth areas, from change management to designing green workplaces.
This interactive Masters programme builds commercial awareness and professional skills through case studies, workshops and real-world projects. You will work alongside psychologists to develop your skills in research, problem-solving and consultancy.
(MSc Business Psychology is suitable if your background is in business or a wider social science. If you already have a British Psychological Society-accredited degree in psychology, you may be more suited to our MSc Organizational Psychology).
Business savvy, with a broad appreciation of the workings of contemporary organizations, our graduates will be strongly positioned for a career applying business psychology in the public or private sectors, equally adept as consulting business psychologists, skilled managers or human resource specialists.
Graduates may look to develop a career applying specialist psychological expertise within management consultancy, working on practical problems across many organisations. Skills from this course are also valued within an HR function, or to improve your own effectiveness as a future manager.
The deadline for International applications is 31 March 2017.
The deadline for UK/EU applications is 31 August 2017.
For further guidance on how to apply, visit: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/masters/how-to-apply/
You can logon from anywhere to join one of these one hour events, which will include:
- Introduction to Leeds University Business School and Masters study
- Advice from one of our Professional Development Tutors, with examples of the career skills you can build and the major companies we work with
- Guidance on how to apply for postgraduate study from our admissions team
- Opportunity to ask your questions
The dates for our next online events are below:
- Thursday 15 December 2016
- Wednesday 22 February 2017
Our Masters Open Days are an opportunity to visit in person, learn more about our Masters degrees and meet our staff. Activities include:
- Presentations, talks and Q&A with academic directors
- Business School tour
- Speak to admissions, academic teaching teams and current Masters students
Our next Masters Open Days:
- Thursday 6 April 2017
- Wednesday 21 June 2017
Please visit our website for further information and to book your place: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/masters/meet-us-at-an-event/
A good first 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.