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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(12 m) 12 month(s)
Course Tuition Fees:
USD 9,817
Course Miscellanous Fees:


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Location of Study:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time, Part Time
Awarding University:
Heriot-Watt University, UK

MSc Business Psychology

  Institution: Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

Field Of Study:
Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business Administration & Management
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Business Administration, Psychology
Course Intake:

KPT/JPS (PA3653) 06/18

Programme overview

The programme is aimed at people already in, or aspiring towards, a career in any business setting. It provides detailed understanding of all those aspects of psychology relevant to the workplace. The programme equips graduates with knowledge and understanding of psychological theory, evidence and methods relevant to business practice in a wide range of organisations, and the skills and personal qualities needed to apply their knowledge successfully in the course of their business careers.

Programme content

Core Courses

  • Consumer Ergonomics
  • Psychology of Coaching
  • Consumer and Economic Psychology
  • Research Methods
  • Social and Organisational Change
  • Organisational Culture
  • Leadership
  • Diversity
  • Masters Project

Career opportunities

The main graduate destinations are business, industry and commerce. The programme is particularly focused on delivering graduates with skills appropriate to marketing and human relations, and to the operations of global businesses. However, it is expected that some graduates will find employment within other business specialisms.

Assessment Methods

Assessment is through a balance of examinations, coursework and a substantial research project.

Entry requirements

A relevant first or second class Honours degree in a related discipline.
If English is not your first language, then evidence of proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.5 is required.

Source: Heriot-Watt University Malaysia