Psychology (Research), M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    16000
    Tuition (Year)
    1951
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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This research programme will provide you with high-quality training in the methodological and practical skills necessary to carry out scientific research on human behaviour.

About

This research programme will provide you with high-quality training in the methodological and practical skills necessary to carry out scientific research on human behaviour.

In this two-year research programme you will gain hands-on experience with how psychological theory can contribute to the analysis and solution of practical problems and how the application of existing theory guides further theoretical development. You will be able to specialise in the psychological subdiscipline of your choice, but you will also be trained in a broad multidisciplinary research approach. The following specialisations are offered in the master's programme: Clinical and Health Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Developmental Psychology; Social and Organisational Psychology.

Accreditation

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Programme Structure

Specialisations
  • Clinical and Health Psychology (Research)
  • Cognitive Neuroscience (Research)
  • Developmental Psychology (Research)
  • Social and Organisational Psychology (Research)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 7.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score: 625

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 113

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

The MPhil Psychology is selective master with a restricted number of places.

  • BA or BSc in Psychology with a third year course (or 400 level) on the topic of the track.
  • Superior grade for bachelor thesis and project.
  • A high average grade for coursework.
  • Letter of motivation by applicant
  • Two positive reference letters by members of academic staff

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 16000 International
  • EUR 1951 EU/EEA

Funding

Scholarships / Grants:

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