Taught course

Work Psychology & Business

Aston University · Aston Business School

Entry requirements

This programme requires a good UK honours degree (2.2 minimum), or equivalent for overseas students. As well as:

  • Two professional references, at least one of which must be from an academic referee.
  • An official academic transcript of your university grades to date.
  • A completed application form, available on our website

Months of entry


Course content

Programme Overview

Work Psychology is a topic at the core of our understanding of healthy and effective organisations and employees. The programme is designed for graduates with a good first degree in psychology who strive for a career as work or occupational psychologists or want to gain some wider business awareness. It gives pschologists a unique opportunity to study business alongside specialist work psychology modules and will enable students to operate within global workplace.

Outline of Programme

This programme emphasises the study of practical, real world organisatioal and business issues, combined with the academic and scientific rigour of occupational psychology as an applied science. The Business School context provides an excellent perspective on the application of occupational psychology in organisations, and gives the programme an applied and relevant focus. Complete outline for all modules are available online.

Information for international students

An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of your university grades to date is required. International students whose native language is not English will also need to satisfy our English Language requirements. For full entry requirements please visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Aston Business School Postgraduate Admissions Office
0121 204 3200