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Masters (MSc) in Business Psychology

Look into the science of how people and groups behave at work.

Build your theoretical knowledge and research skills needed for a career in organisational psychology whilst studying alongside MSc Organisational Psychology students. It is designed for those without an undergraduate British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited degree and is available on a full-time or part-time basis.

MSc Business Psychology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
MSc
Duration
12 months full-time or 24 months part-time.
Entry requirements

We require a First or Upper Second class honours degree (2:1, with 60% average) from a UK university or the overseas equivalent in psychology without GBC (Graduate Basis for Chartership), or in related disciplines such as social sciences, human resources or business and management. Knowledge or experience of statistics is desired.

Relevant work experience is desirable and examples of types of areas of work include HRM, counselling, training, career advice.

When assessing your academic record, we take into account your grade average, position in class, references and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification. 

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Course overview

For students without a BPS accredited degree, MSc Business Psychology offers you the opportunity to study alongside the students of MSc Organisational Psychology and gain a fascinating look at the science of how people and groups behave at work.

Open days

Information sessions on-campus 

Join us and discover more about postgraduate study opportunities at Alliance MBS.

- Staff available to answer your questions

- Meet current students and learn about their experience

- Careers advice

- Campus tour  

Thursday 21 February 2019 (12.00-1.30pm)

Wednesday 20 March 2019 (12.00-1.30pm)

Wednesday 17 April 2019 (12.00-1.30pm)

Wednesday 8 May 2019 (12.00-1.30pm)

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Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £10,500
    International students (per annum): £19,000
  • MSc (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £5,250
    International students (per annum): £9,500

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

Refund Policy

Due to the competition for places and limited availability, our courses require a deposit of £1000 to cover non-recoverable costs and secure your place. The deposit will be deducted from your tuition fees when you register on the course.

The deposit is non-refundable, except in the following situations:

  • you fail to meet the conditions of your offer (see below for further information); and/or
  • you are refused a visa or entry clearance to enter the UK (proof must be submitted)

If an offer has been made specifying an English Language condition which you do not meet, the Admissions Team will require the official certificate of an English Language test taken after the date of offer as evidence that you have attempted to meet your offer conditions for a refund to be approved. The English Language test certificate provided with your application documents will not be accepted as proof that you have attempted to meet your offer conditions as such a certificate will predate the offer.

If an offer has been made specifying an academic condition, the Admissions Team will require the official university documentation showing that you have not met this academic condition from the institution at which you have studied, as evidence for a refund to be approved.

The Admissions Team reserves the right to refuse to refund of any deposit that does not meet with the requirements outlined above.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Contact us for further information on scholarships available .

Contact details

Academic department
Alliance Manchester Business School
Contact name
Masters Admissions Office
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1339
Email
Website
https://www.mbs.ac.uk/study/masters/msc-business-psychology/
Academic department overview
Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .
Testimonial Henrik Persicke
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"I would describe my experience as stretching. I needed to tackle tasks I have never done before within a very tight schedule. I feel that this prepares you for the business world."

Henrik Persicke, Germany

MSc Business Psychology, Class of 2016

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