Taught course

Organisational Psychology

University of Hertfordshire · School of Life and Medical Sciences

Entry requirements

You normally need a good honours degree and some work experience. The British Psychological Society (BPS) requires that those admitted to the MSc Occupational Psychology have the 'Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) this means having completed an accredited undergraduate programme in psychology or having made a successful individual application to the BPS. Those without the GBC may apply for the MSc Organisational Psychology. Applicants normally need the Graduate Basis for Chartership to apply to the MSc Occupational Psychology. However, those without the GBC may apply. If accepted, they complete the same course but are registered for the MSc Organisational Psychology, which is not accredited by the BPS.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme combines high level vocational training with academic rigour. It prepares successful graduates for careers in a variety of areas including consultancy, specialist roles within organisations, research and particular technical specialisations. The aim of the programme is to produce rounded professionals with basic competence not only in the various technical areas, but also in a range of professional skills and competencies, enabling successful graduates to interact with future clients and colleagues in an effective manner.

Information for international students

All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency. The following qualifications and grades will be considered - GCSE English language grade A-C - IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in any band) Other English language tests are accepted.Please contact the International Office for details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

01707 284800
01707 284870