MCom Industrial Psychology: Professional (Coursework)

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:
Study Format:
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available



About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the MCom Industrial Psychology: Professional (Coursework) program at the University of Johannesburg. Elevate your understanding and application of industrial psychology principles, unlocking advanced competencies in analysis, interpretation, and real-world implementation. As you delve into the coursework, not only will you gain proficiency in contextualizing industrial psychological theories and research, but you’ll also hone your written and oral communication skills.

Immerse yourself in independent, advanced scientific research, showcasing your capability to tackle complex challenges. This qualification opens doors to potential internships, paving the way for registration as an Industrial Psychologist with the Professional Board for Psychology of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). Anticipate a dynamic learning environment that not only meets current standards but also propels you into the future of industrial psychology.


Unlock your potential with Programme Code M1CICQ at the University of Johannesburg. Whether you choose the part-time or full-time option, this program, at NQF Level 9 with 240 credits, sets the stage for a transformative journey. Nestled in the vibrant Auckland Park Kingsway campus, the duration of study spans one enriching year.

Our commitment to excellence shines through as we integrate current trends and future possibilities into your academic experience. This program is not just about acquiring knowledge; it’s about becoming a visionary leader in industrial psychology. Embrace a curriculum that doesn’t just meet standards but sets them, preparing you for a future where your expertise is in high demand.

Admission Requirements

Students who are in possession of an Honours qualification in Industrial Psychology (NQF level 8), with an average of 65% for the Honours programme and who have passed a module in Research Methodology at the NQF level 8, are eligible to apply for the Master’s in Industrial Psychology. Eligible applicants are subjected to a selection process as numbers are restricted.


  • Advanced Industrial Psychology Applications
  • Strategic Organizational Behavior Analysis
  • Leadership and Change Management Strategies
  • Research Methods in Industrial Psychology
  • Human Capital Development and Management

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Future Career Outcomes

Explore a future where success is not just a possibility but an expectation. Our program has produced exceptional alumni who have become trailblazers in the field. Dive into real-world examples of graduates making waves as they apply their skills in diverse industries. The industry demands professionals with the precise skills you’ll develop, ensuring your journey from student to professional is seamless.

In a job market that evolves rapidly, the relevance of your skills is paramount. This program not only equips you with the necessary knowledge but also fosters a mindset of continuous learning, ensuring you remain ahead in the ever-changing landscape of industrial psychology.

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