University of Surrey MSc Psychology | OnlineUniversity of Surrey MSc Psychology | OnlineUniversity of Surrey MSc Psychology | Online

This online masters course will equip you with highly transferable skills in statistics, applied research methods and a broad range of psychology topics. Apply your expertise in industries such as human resources, marketing, policymaking and education.This online masters course will equip you with highly transferable skills in statistics, applied research methods and a broad range of psychology topics. Apply your expertise in industries such as human resources, marketing, policymaking and education.This online masters course will equip you with highly transferable skills in statistics, applied research methods and a broad range of psychology topics. Apply your expertise in industries such as human resources, marketing, policymaking and education.

  • Top-20 ranking – The University of Surrey is ranked in the top 20 best universities for psychology in the UK for 2024 by the Complete University Guide.1
  • Research-informed teaching – Our lecturers are active researchers in behavioural, cognitive, developmental, personality and social psychology.
  • BPS-accreditation pending The MSc curriculum is pending accreditation with the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Take a generalist approach to studying psychology

Explore all central areas

Study developmental, personality, social, cognitive, biological and environmental psychology.

Conduct applied research

Learn to analyse existing practice, conduct original research, communicate findings and propose ideas.

Read global case studies

Develop an inclusive, global understanding of psychology by studying socio-cultural context.

Showcase your research expertise through your dissertation

For your final project, you’ll integrate what you have learned to produce an original, full research study under the guidance of an experienced dissertation advisor. During the dissertation process, you’ll build a CV that showcases your new skills, which can help increase your employability

The MSc Psychology scaffolds your learning, so you’ll be fully prepared to embark on your dissertation. 

In this flexible online MSc course, you can:

  • Choose from three start dates a year.
  • Finish in as few as 24 months (part time).
  • Apply with no fees or test scores.

This 180-credit online MSc course combines asynchronous coursework and live online sessions. You will join the welcoming, inclusive Surrey community and receive academic and career support throughout the course.

As part of the University of Surrey’s commitment to providing accessible education pathways, our online MSc courses have the same tuition fees for UK and non-UK residents. This fee structure enables international students to more easily access Surrey’s research-informed, employability-driven courses.

Apply psychology and statistics skills in your field

1 University League Tables 2024: Psychology. (2024). Complete University Guide. Retrieved 22 March, 2024.arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference