University of Essex Online - MSc Organisational Psychology

This Masters degree is for individuals with an interest in organisational psychology and those who may not necessarily have a background in this field. The knowledge and skills you’ll develop on this degree are highly sought after by businesses. You will be able to apply psychological theories and research methods to the world of work to solve problems with organisations and their people.
  • University of Essex Online, England
  • 11836 £
  • 2 Years
  • Online
  • 10 January 2023

Course Information

Psychology is a fascinating subject that helps us understand human behaviour, emotions, experiences, influences and thoughts. The course provide you with the opportunity to pursue a broad range of careers related to psychology, within healthcare, counselling, human resources, sales and marketing, the civil service and many other industries. You will also be able to progress towards further education in psychology in order to work directly within the field.

You will explore a range of focused psychology modules that introduce you to key concepts such as psychological inquiry and research methods.


About the University / School

With a 50+ year heritage, the University of Essex is an award-winning institution. The University is part of the elite group of ‘dual intensive’ universities for teaching and research excellence. It is rated 27th in the UK by the Complete University Guide (CUG 2022).

The University of Essex also delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses online.  They are delivered by Kaplan Open Learning, this partnership is since 2007. Students across 140 countries study online programmes. In the National Student Survey (NSS 2021), the University rated 95% for overall student satisfaction: top for overall student satisfaction when compared to other mainstream universities in the UK.


Learning Format

You will study in an interactive Virtual Learning Environment. With engaging, interactive course content, it is specifically designed for students to study online and informed by relevant pedagogic principles.

There are discussions, lecture casts and reading all available in an online format which can be accessed anytime and anywhere.

The MSc Organisational Psychology is made up of 7 and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 180 credits.



Entry criteria

  • Academic route – It is a combination of an academic degree and relevant work experience of about 3-4 years.


  • Non-Academic route- Even without a acdemic degree, if you have more between 6- 8 years of relevant work experience you can make an application.

English language proficiency.

  • All applicants should be proficient in English language.

All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis, please enquire to find out more.


Apply before:

05 January 2023

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University of Essex Online - University of Essex Online - MSc Organisational Psychology