Master of Science programme in Psychology

The Master of Science programme in Psychology provides specialisation and breadth in the field of psychology. The aim of the programme is to provide you with a Master's degree firmly based in current research and offering broad career opportunities. You have the possibility of selecting courses specialising in different fields of Psychology within the programme. The language of instruction is English.

The programme comprises a total of 120 credits, including a Master's thesis of 30 credits. Upon completion of the programme a degree of Master of Science (two years) in Psychology is awarded.

Note that the programme is not leading to a licence as a clinical psychologist.


Note that this programme only has one application round. Apply by 15th of January at the latest at

Please find important information on admission requirements and selection procedure in the left column. Please note that your Statement of Purpose is an important part of your application!


Page manager:  Anna Hjalmers Mattsson
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Last modified 24 Oct 2014


Application opens on October 20th, apply before january 15!

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Programme director
Anna Kemdal Pho
Visting hours (Room 132): Tuesdays 9.30 – 11.00

Study Advisors
Ingela Petersson
Phone +46 46 222 80 91

Anna Hjalmers Mattsson
Phone +46 46 222 87 54



"The master program is quite new and it is wonderful to be able to give some input to the further development of the program. It has many great momentum already,"
- Caroline Adolfsson

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Department of Psychology, Box 213, SE-221 00 Lund. Phone: +46 46-222 00 00, Fax: +46 46-222 42 09