Open up new career prospects with a fully online masters that takes a cross-cultural, international approach, providing you with a solid foundation in psychology – without the rigid requirement to have psychology as an undergraduate degree. Personalise your degree to meet your needs by selecting from a range of electives in mental health psychology or organisational and business psychology. Emerge with an MSc from a leading UK University, in the top 1% or universities worldwide, ready to pursue a doctoral, switch careers or move ahead in a wide range of roles – from marketing and sales to education and community relations – across the globe.
Entry Requirements - Online MSc in Psychology
Our online MSc programme in Psychology is aimed at professionals looking to further their careers in the field and gain knowledge they can apply immediately in their work.
Both educational qualifications and work experience are taken into consideration when you apply to the University.
In general, you will be expected to have:
- a bachelors degree from an accredited college or university or a degree from a recognised institution comparable and/or equivalent to a British honours degree
- one year’s working experience (for graduates in psychology)
- two or more years’ working experience (for all other graduates).
Applicants who do not directly meet the educational requirements will be evaluated on an individual basis, taking into account vocational and professional qualifications, and relevant working experience.
If English is not your native language, you will need to demonstrate English proficiency comparable to IELTS 6.5 overall (7 for Academic Reading/Writing), TEEP 6.5, TOEFL 570 paper-based or 88 internet-based (22 for reading/writing), GCSE C.
In addition, applicants require a GCSE C or equivalent qualification in mathematics.
Last updated June 4, 2015