M.Sc in Organizational and Business Psychology
Duration: 2 years, 4 semesters
Career Paths: Psychological research units and organizations, hospitals, private clinics, educational institutions, armed forces (educational and medical core) , counseling and guidance centers, selection boards, research organizations, civil services, business enterprises, advertising and marketing agencies, industries, social welfare agencies, reformatories, NGOs and institutions for individuals with special needs.
Business and Organizational Psychology studies the application of behavior principles and research in business and organizational settings. Students learn about leadership theories, group development, conflict management, business marketing, consumer psychology, organizational culture and organizational change strategies. The program enables students to conduct workplace testing and assessment, teach, pursue consulting, professional coaching, and work as human resource managers.
- Emphasis on practitioner-focused learning in real-world settings.
- Excellent theoretical classroom training coupled with unrivaled out-of-classroom learning opportunities in a dynamic environment.
- Program prepares students to take effective roles in the community.
- Students will develop the essential consultative skills necessary to work with a variety of emotional and psychological conditions in organizational settings.
- Students will learn research methodologies and be able to critically evaluate research as it relates to issues in the business world.
- Students will learn the ethical and professional guidelines of the profession.
- Students will understand and appreciate the impact of diversity and cultural issues in work environment.
- Students will learn how to apply the knowledge of human behavior to improve their own lives.
To be eligible for admission to the M.Sc. in Business and Organizational Psychology, a candidate must have good academic record with minimum 2nd division in B.A / B.Sc. in Psychology or Applied Psychology from a well established and respectable university. In addition to this, a written English test followed by an interview will be taken in order to qualify for admission.
Year I Semester I
Year I Semester II
Year II Semester III
Year II Semester IV
* Admission subject to number of students.
**According to HEC, 3 Credits mean three credit hours of theory, while 4 (3-1) means a total of four credit hours, of which three are of theory while one credit hour is for laboratory or practical work.
Subjects offered as electives to students by the Institute of Psychology are the following.
* Optional courses will be offered according to the availability of the teacher.
Completion of credit hours and research project