Master Psychology

  • On Campus
  • 24 months
  • EUR459 per Semester (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    EUR459 per Semester (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • French ( Find a course )
| Genève, Switzerland
The Master in Psychology is a second-cycle programme that allows students to gain in-depth knowledge of specific fields in psychology.

Description

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Students can choose from four different study plans. For each study plan, students are required to select one or two specializations out of the six specializations offered by the Faculty: affective psychology, applied psychology, clinical psychology, cognitive psychology, developmental psychology and social psychology.

Study Plans:
  • Intergrative clinical psychology

This study plan requires students to specialize in clinical psychology and a second specialization of their choice (affective, cognitive, developmental or social psychology).

  • Applied psychology

This study plan requires students to specialize in applied psychology and a second specialization of their choice (affective, cognitive, developmental or social psychology).

  • Basic psychology

This study plan requires students to specialize in two areas of basic psychology (affective, cognitive, developmental or social psychology).

  • In-depth research in psychology

This study plan requires students to select two areas of specialization (affective, cognitive, developmental or social psychology).

The first three study plans require students to complete an internship worth 15 credits; this may include internships in institutions, research internships in labs, and practical and theoretical workshops. The fourth study plan (In-depth research in psychology) does not include an internship; instead, students are required to carry out a more significant research project (dissertation and presentation worth 45 credits as opposed to 30 credits). This fourth study plan is aimed at students who are particularly interested in research and may wish to pursue their studies in a PhD programme. Each study plan also requires students to complete various methodological courses.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Started in

    Deadline was:
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    Deadline applies if you do not have the same nationality as the university.

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  • ( EEA

    Deadline applies if your country of nationality is in the EEA (European Economic Area)

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Starting in

  • There is no deadline for this start date.

Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • EUR459 per semester ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • EUR459 per semester ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • Tuition fee is 500 CHF per semester.
Credits (ECTS) 120 ECTS
Duration full-time 24 months
Languages
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

The Master in Psychology, 4 curricula:
  • Intergrative clinical psychology
  • Applied psychology
  • Basic psychology
  • In-depth research in psychology

English Language Requirements

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the French language. Find French courses on Language Learning Portal.

Requirements

A Bachelor in Psychology or an equivalent degree. In some cases, additional courses may be necessary to fulfil the requirements of a given concentration. They may be taken before or concurrently with Master-level courses, according to the file.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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