Entry requirements

  • You’ll need an undergraduate degree (minimum 2.2) in Psychology (or a related subject) or other recognised equivalent qualification.
  • Related subjects include Media Studies, Media Culture, Communication Studies, Journalism, Psychology, Health Sciences, Psychopathology, Mental Health, Information Technology, Security, Sociology, and Research Methods.
  • Applicants without such qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, but will be required to demonstrate how their experiences and knowledge would enable them to study this course at Masters level in their personal statement.
  • All applicants who are successful following assessment of their application form by the course team will be invited to an interview, which may include psychometric tests, a problem-based task, and / or group work.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Cyberpsychology degree will provide you with the opportunity to develop the relevant academic and professional skills to commence a successful career in the area of cyberpsychology, the psychological study of the Internet and digital technologies. You'll be taught by experts in the areas of cyberpsychology, Internet and technology.

You'll develop an understanding of the organisational and social contexts, including the ethical, cultural, political and legal issues that surround this emerging and dynamic area of psychology.

Gain first-hand experience as a cyberpsychologist

Benefit from invaluable practical experience through completion of eight weeks of work-based learning as a cyberpsychologist in a cyber-industry or other professional workplace.

You can find out more information about this course on our website.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements and the international page.

Fees and funding

We are pleased to offer a number of generous scholarships and loyalty scheme. You can find out more about these on our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

School of Social Sciences
+44 (0)115 848 4460