Work Psychology MSc – funding options available

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Work Psychology MSc

Interested in learning how to apply psychological principles as a force for positive change within business? Join our MSc Work Psychology, accredited by the British Psychological Society.

Understanding how people think, feel and behave in the workplace is key to supporting individuals, getting the best out of teams, and enhancing an organisation’s efficiency and growth.

This programme is for students with a BPS accredited psychology undergraduate degree who want to deepen their knowledge in this specialist area, or gain Stage 1 of the Chartered Psychologist and Registered Occupational Psychologist qualification.

If you have an undergraduate degree in a related field that isn’t BPS accredited, you can take the MSc Business Psychology, which is our mirror course with different accreditation.

Scholarships and bursaries

There are scholarships and bursaries available to help with funding your study, please visit website to find out more.


This MSc in Work Psychology will prepare you for roles at all levels and across all sectors. You can also use it as the Stage 1 part of your training towards becoming a Chartered Psychologist or Registered Occupational Psychologist. Or as a springboard for postgraduate research.

Your accreditation from the British Psychological Society, together with the practical skills you’ll develop, will help you stand out in this competitive field.

Graduates of this degree have taken their skills into wide-ranging roles including:

  • Assessment Consultant
  • Assistant Business Psychologist
  • Associate Business Consultant
  • Associate in HR Transformation and Technology
  • Consultant Work Psychologist
  • Customer Success Analyst
  • Graduate Organisational Development and Talent Consultant
  • Higher Work Psychologist
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Insight and Impact Officer
  • Management Consultant
  • Operations Analyst
  • People Change Lead
  • Psychological Therapist
  • Recruitment Consultant
  • Research Associate
  • Resourcing Specialist
  • Support Consultant
  • User Researcher

Some of the employers they’re now working with include:

  • Acas
  • Arup
  • Capgemini
  • Civil Service
  • Columbus Global
  • Conselium Compliance Search
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Loughborough University
  • NHS
  • Premier Sports Network
  • Remit Group
  • Royal London Group
  • TalkTalk
  • The Myers-Briggs Company


  • Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2018-2021 graduates, 15 months post-graduation
  • Alumni connections within the School

For more details including how to apply, please click here

Entry Requirements

A good honours degree in Psychology which is recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as providing Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership.

Evidence of numerical proficiency, as demonstrated through the study of mathematical or statistical subjects in some part of the first degree.
Applicants with a lower second class degree may be considered if they have considerable relevant work experience.

This programme is BPS accredited.

Who is eligible to apply?

Please visit website for details

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