Masters Social and Organizational Psychology




DegreeMasters Semesters4 Credits120
  • Admission Conditions

    Admission Conditions

    The applicants must hold a 1st Cycle Degree in Psychology.
  • Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    Students should acquire knowledge and develop competences associated to: - Assessment and intervention in business context - Assessment and intervention at the group, intergroup, and social psychological levels - Research of behavioral, group, intergroup, intercultural or organizational phenomena - Work in contexts of economic, social, and cultural diversity This knowledge and competences contribute to research, assessment, and intervention in organizations, intergroup contexts, sustainability, and behavioral promotion and change. In particular, the Program develops the capability to take on responsibilities in intervention and research in the fields of social psychological diversity, organizational development, relation with the community and sustainability, or still in the definition of communication and publicity strategies.
  • Objectives


    The general aim of this program is to prepare students to work in the field of social and organizational psychology, contributing to organizations¿ ability to respond to the current contexts of globalization and social and environmental problems. This context, in which groups and organizations are nested and act, has strong implications for the diversity and complexity of behaviors, social contexts and relationships between individuals, groups and organizations. The Master¿s Program aims to provide a specialized training for the study of behavioral phenomena in organizational and broader social context, as well as for the application of work psychology to companies and other institutions, such as public entities or NGO¿s. The program also prepares for professional activity in multicultural environments that characterize a large part of current social and organizational contexts.
  • Infrastructure and Equipment

    Infrastructure and Equipment

    The ULHT/School of Psychology has allocated for use by the different courses, a set of physical facilities, including 40 classrooms, three lecture theaters, six computer labs, an experimental psychology lab, a psychology research center room (CEPCA), a library (with psychological assessment materials) with workrooms, a technological work center, 3 bars / canteen, offices and work room for teachers and masters. All classrooms are equipped with projector. There are also laptops, projector and video/audio equipment available on request. The workrooms/offices have PC's. Besides the current use software, the ULHT has statistical software (SPSS/AMOS). The Experimental Psychology Lab has virtual reality, eyetracking and psychophysiological measures equipment.
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Current Application Dates

Check below the application phases currently open for this course.
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Other fees may be applied in accordance with the regulations in force.
    • Application Fees
      Foreign candidates 450€
      National or equivalent candidates 173€
    • Registration Fees
      Student Insurance 45€
      Readmission 100€
      Enrollment and Registration 285€
    • Tuition
      Average monthly value for 30 ECTS semestral curricular units 340.2€
      Per ECTS 11.34€


Carla Madeira

  • Telephone extension
  • Location
    Sala D.0.8
  • Service hours
    10h00-13h00 e 15h00-17h30

Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior

Acreditation state
Acreditado - Deliberation
Registry number: R/A-Cr 88/2013/AL01

Graduation Requirements

Have completed a total of 120 ECTS.
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