Masters | Postgraduate Course - Social and Organisational Psychology MSc Course Details within University of Exeter

Postgraduate Admissions
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Course Fees
Tuition fees per year 2019/20 UK/EU: £9,800 full-time; £4,900 part-time International: £20,600 full-time
Start Month(s)
September
Contact Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Social and Organisational Psychology MSc

Study Details

MSc: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Our MSc Social and Organisational Psychology is one of only a few Masters programmes in the UK which is provided by researchers working at the cutting edge of both social psychology and organisational psychology. The programme is taught by a successful and dynamic group of researchers who, individually and collectively, enjoy a world-class reputation. You will benefit not only from the friendly and supportive atmosphere, but also from high quality teaching and supervision, an exciting and international seminar series, and a wide variety of stimulating extracurricular activities and workshops.

The Masters programme will equip you with an array of skills which will enable you to function as an effective PhD student or as a professional researcher or practitioner in social psychology and organisational psychology. The programme forms part of the Economic and Social Research Council South West Doctoral Training Centre - a hub of world-class social science research.

Module details

Compulsory modules

  • PSYM201 Advanced Statistics 30
  • PSYM202 Behavioural Science Research Skills 15
  • PSYM204 Advances and Methods in Social and Organisational Psychology 30
  • PSYM210 Research Apprenticeship 90
  • PSYM211 Current Research Issues in Social and Organisational Psychology 15

Entry Requirements

Normally a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in Psychology or a related discipline.

Programme Funding

We offer numerous scholarships to encourage exceptional students to apply for Masters programmes at the University of Exeter.

Student Destinations

The University of Exeter has an enviable reputation amongst graduate employers, which has helped our postgraduates launch a variety of successful careers.

The MSc Social and Organisational Psychology will equip you with an array of scientific and communication skills that will enable you to function as an effective PhD student, a professional researcher, or a practitioner in social and organisational psychology.

The degree will allow you to develop scientific and communication skills enabling progression into research, professional psychology, marketing, and business roles.