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The University of Queensland (UQ)

  • 29% international / 71% domestic

Master of Business Psychology

  • Masters (Coursework)

Learn how to use psychological science to improve leadership, performance and collaboration in business, while making work safer and more rewarding for people.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 years full-time
Course Code
5665, 092457E
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
International Fees
$46,720 per year / $70,080 total

About this course

This one and a half year program will equip you with the skills required to become a consultant specialising in the use of psychology to enhance the productivity and effectiveness of individuals, teams and organisations, while improving the quality of working life.

The program is designed for those who are interested in using psychological theory and knowledge in business, without seeking registration as a psychologist. In addition to the benefits of studying at a university recognised as one of the top-50 global institutions, you'll study in one of the largest and most prestigious schools of psychology in Australia.

You'll undertake coursework designed to meet industry demand for consultants who understand business. Your coursework and placements can be tailored to match your career goals, giving you the skills needed to design high-performance work systems, improve the quality of professional leadership, and create a culture in which people are valued and rewarded.

Our strong reputation is built on excellence in teaching, research and service to the community. You'll also have the opportunity to undertake key business courses from UQ's Business School. You'll have access to world-class facilities and resources to help you develop the attributes that make UQ graduates globally competitive.

Study locations

St Lucia

What you will learn

  • Join the largest school of psychology in Australia, recognised globally as a centre of excellence in business and organisational psychology.
  • Develop a valued skill-set and boost your career opportunities across business, government and not-for-profit sectors.
  • Learn from world-class lecturers and academics, and benefit from a top-tier learning environment.

Career pathways

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Organisational development consultant
  • Organisational change manager
  • Management consultant
  • Change manager
  • Change analyst
  • Change and capability specialist
  • Human resources manager
  • People and culture consultant
  • Human factors specialist
  • Human factors adviser