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Master Industrial and Organizational Psychology (M.Sc.)

Industrial and Organizational Psychology - accompanies the fundamental change brought about by digitalisation and the increasing significance of artificial intelligence. 

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Your future: versatile. With your Master's studies in Industrial and Organizational Psychology.

The fundamental change of our modern world through Digitalisation and Artificial Intelligence brings new challenges for all people. This makes it all the more important to understand individual thought patterns and emotions and to channel them in a targeted manner. Do you have a passion for people, their thinking and economic actions? That’s perfect, because then the Master's programme in Industrial and Organizational Psychology will provide you with the necessary Psychological and Business basics. So that you can actively support small and large companies, their staff and customers to get off to a successful start.  

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Your career opportunities. Future-oriented.

Your studies in Industrial and Organizational Psychology are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills. 

Recuiting or Talent Manager

As a recruiting manager or talent manager, you work at the intersection between classic HR work and public relations. You coordinate the application process and are the contact person for prospective candidates. You also make applicants interested in your company by actively presenting its advantages with hard facts and emotional components.

Human Resources Developer

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Choose how you want to study Industrial and Organizational Psychology at IU

Who actually said that you always have to complete your Master's degree in Business Psychology on site and attend your lectures at fixed times? At IU International University of Applied Sciences, you decide when, where and how you want to study. Because this is where the future of learning begins, and it takes place 100% online and completely independent of your location. In concrete terms, this means: depending on your learning style, you can study in a completely self-determined and flexible way. No matter whether during the day or at night, at home or on the road. In addition to our unique learning platform, the innovative IU Learn app is also available to you. Supplemented by an extensive mix of smart learning tools for maximum freedom. 

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For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible

You study completely on your own terms. Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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The most important questions about studying Industrial and Organizational Psychology


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Why you should study Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Should you spend a few more semesters deepening your knowledge from the Bachelor's programme or should you get into practice as soon as possible? Only you can answer this question. The extent to which a Master's degree is worthwhile for you depends on many factors. Basically, if you want to acquire specialised knowledge, new skills or pursue an academic career, you can hardly avoid a Master's degree. The additional qualification is also financially worthwhile, as your starting salary is usually significantly higher. Not to mention improved promotion prospects and attractive career prospects, so that you can start directly as a manager following your IU studies.

Your IU studies in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

The Master's programme in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at the IU International University of Applied Sciences provides you with relevant methodological, business management and business psychology knowledge. This will enable you to perfectly merge human needs and modern business structures. Or you accompany the transformations in companies and analyse the consumer behaviour of target groups using meaningful parameters. For this purpose, you deal intensively with a wide variety of topics such as Coaching and Counselling, Interviewing and Communication techniques as well as concepts of Psychology. In addition, you can specialise in selected subject areas - from Personality Psychology to Organisational Psychology. 

A look into the future: What you'll do after graduation

People, companies and processes are always connected somehow. And you are the interface. Whether you work as a Recruiting or Talent Manager, creating a link between classic HR work and Public Relations, or as a Personal Development, strategically training the staff of a company. As a Customer Relationship Manager, you can also use your expertise to build customer loyalty and attract new clientele. 

Awards, accreditations and certifications

IU Internationale Hochschule ist seit 1999 eine staatlich anerkannte HochschuleIU Internationale Hochschule ist vom Wissenschaftsrat akkreditiertIU Internationale Hochschule ist zugelassen für FernunterrichtIU Internationale Hochschule erhält beim StudyCheck-Award 2023 die Auszeichnung „Top Hochschule in Deutschland“