Business Psychology (without prior psychological knowledge)part time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies, part time, full time

  • Master of Science


  • 24 months

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Hamburg


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Admission in all quarters

Area of study
  • Psychology
  • Business Management, Organization Management

Market and Advertising Psychology, Management Psychology, Aptitude diagnostics and personnel development, Change Management, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Judgments, Decisions and Problem Solving

Target group

The Master's course in Business Psychology offers various employment opportunities. It is ideal for managers as well as employees in the fields of Personnel Management and Personnel Development, Marketing or Project and Change Management. The award of the qualification in Business Psychology is also suitable for management and personnel consultants.


The correspondence degree course can be studied full-time (18 months) and part-time (24 months). The period of study may be extended by 50% of the respective standard period of study without any further fees. Examination locations: Berlin, Bremen, Frankfurt a./M., Göttingen, Hamburg, Cologne, Leipzig, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Graduates who have completed an undergraduate degree course at a state or state-recognised university with an Economics focus. All other university graduates require a letter of motivation explaining in particular their motives for studying, their goals, their personal background and their qualifying professional experience for this degree course. One of the following proofs (add as enclosure) has to be provided in the letter of motivation: - At least 2 years of leadership responsibility with staff and budgetary responsibility, which can be replaced by evidence of power of procuration in individual cases or - at least 3 years of relevant professional responsibility in several typical company roles or - commercial vocational training Practical requirement: At least one year of relevant work experience since the first course of academic study.

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2014/2015)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Can be started at any time

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Can be started at any time

Tuition fee


521.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

The tuition fees are EUR 521.00 per month for the part-time option (24 months) and EUR 643.00 per month for the full-time option (18 months).

Languages of instruction

Main language


Further languages


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service