University of Leicester Master of Science in Psychology of Work

United Kingdom
Dates flexible (24 months)
Course Type
Postgraduate Course
Course Fee

Course Overview

Students on this postgraduate distance learning degree will have an excellent level of knowledge and understanding of the many topics in Occupational Psychology, including knowledge of theory, and the strengths and limitations of research evidence. They will also develop the required strength to help organisations and its employees.

The strong applied focus will enable our students to use their acquired knowledge as practitioners and as consultants. In addition to utilising occupational psychology methodologies to solve real-life problems in companies, our student will also be presented with the latest research and examples of practice.

The programme utilises an online learning platform enabling student to learn in a highly interactive learning environment while accessing the learning material 24/7.


A Second class honours degree in Psychology or a related subject (e.g. Business or Health Studies), or equivalent and also must have some occupational experience

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability, or

The University of Leicester English Language Test which takes only 90 minutes and is available on demand.

Career options after graduation

Our graduates tell us that graduating from the MSc in Psychology of work enabled them to swiftly move into senior and directorial levels such Psychologist, Industrial and organizational psychologists, Consultant as well as senior positions on boards of directors.

About Course Provider

Our university was founded almost a hundred years ago in the aftermath of the Great War. The men and women who built this new institution hoped that it would be not only a living memorial to the darkness of their recent past, but a beacon of hope for the future. Their aim was that sacrifices made in war should be commemorated through education and research that would change the world for the better.

Today our University is a lively, energetic and global community, in which dedicated and talented people are anticipating, working towards and helping to shape the future. We are committed both to undertaking research that saves, improves and enriches lives, and to fostering a teaching and learning environment that transforms the prospects of our students and those they will go on to influence. Find out about some of our greatest discoveries.

University of Leicester works with Stafford in the Middle East, which is the regional resource agent for the university.

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