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Course summary

Why MSc Advanced Computer Science at the University of Hertfordshire?

  • Employment prospects: Graduates have gone on to work as managers and consultants for the NHS, Peoplewise, and the Metropolitan Police Service.
  • Industry accreditation: Accredited by the Association of Business Psychologists.
  • Industry connections: Benefit from our strong connections with the National Health Service and enjoy networking opportunities.
  • Teaching excellence: You will be taught by industrial-experienced experts. Our tutors were awarded a Teaching Quality rating of ‘Excellent’ in our subject review.
The programme is designed for students who wish to acquire the skills and knowledge that will enable them to apply psychological principles within the business world. The course will appeal equally to those with a business or psychology background. Graduates are equipped for a variety of careers including human resource practitioners or careers in consultancy and business psychology.


Core modules: Psychological assessment at work; research and professional skills; project; HRM for psychologists; strategic management for psychologists. Optional modules: Wellbeing and work.

Assessment method

Assessment includes MSc project.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a 2.2 at degree level, but students are expected to have produced work at a 2:1 level, from an appropriate subject – Psychology or Cognitive Science or business or management studies or acceptable equivalents. If students do not have the above requirements but have at least two years relevant work experience, they will be invited to apply and each case will be considered by the Programme Leader. English language requirements All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency. The following qualifications and grades will be considered - GCSE English language grade A-C - IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in any band) Other English language tests are accepted. Please contact the International Office for details. If you do not have the required level of English for entry, our academic English courses can help you to achieve this level.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fees for Postgraduate Study 2023/24:

Sponsorship information

A small number of scholarships are available for international students.

Business Psychology at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS