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Business Psychology - Personnel and Organisational Development
Master of Science
Standard period of study (amount)
Overview and admission
Winter Semester only
Area of studyPsychology
Fundamentals of Economics for Psychologists, Psychological fundamentals for economists and business economists, Counselling Psychology for Business Psychologists, Personnel Development, Organisational Development, Systematic Consultancy and Reflection
Graduates of Psychological or Business Bachelor's degree courses with an interest in development work with personalities in companies as well as Business Psychologists with a specialisation in coaching and counselling.
Economic laws alone no longer guarantee the long-term success of a company. Employee satisfaction and life-work balance play an important role here. Personnel and organisation managers of tomorrow therefore have to know business management as well have psychological and communicative skills. The MasterŽs in Business Psychology prepares students for practical fields of personnel and organisational development in companies and institutions and is aimed at graduates of Bachelor programmes in Psychology or Business Administration. In order to ensure an optimal entry into the MasterŽs programme in Business Psychology, the (elective) modules of the first semester are individually tailored to the students previous knowledge. Depending on the knowledge acquired in the BachelorŽs programme, the main subjects of the first-semester students are in the areas of business, psychological or economic-psychological competences. In terms of content, the Master's degree course focuses on the psychological aspects of HR management. This involves the leadership and advising of employees, teams and institutions. In-depth research, support and advice on change processes in companies is a major task here. The cultural-psychological specialisation in morphological consulting is unique in Germany. It is complemented by systemic, reflexive and social-communicative skills.
Relevant university degree according to § 10 BerlHG - Completed Bachelor's or Bachelor's degree with specialisation in Business Administration and practical experience in the area of personnel / organisation - Proof of educational qualifications according to § 11 BerlHG
Winter semester (2022/2023)
Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants
Expired (Universitywide deadline)
Tuition fees for the Master´s degree programme in Business Psychology M.Sc. amount to EUR 14,160, to be paid in 24 constant monthly instalments of EUR 590 in the full-time model. A one-time registration fee of EUR 100 is charged for new enrolment.
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