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Psychology, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

During Psychology from Maastricht University you’ll also learn about the sources of our behaviour, and how you can measure brain activity with an MRI-scanner. 

Careers

This unique combination ensures that you can pursue a career in a wide variety of settings. After you’ve completed a master's in this field, you can become a clinician, a researcher, a study advisor, or a manager. You can start your own practice, or work at a healthcare institution, a court or a sports organisation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in Dutch
    • Partially taught in English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Behaviour
  • Practical: Social Networks
  • Methods and Techniques of Research 
  • Body and Behaviour 
  • Practical: Anatomy 
  • Statistics for Psychologists 
  • Practical: SPSS
  • Discover Psychology: Psychology in Society 
  • Discover Psychology: Meet your Brain

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • VWO diploma or an international equivalent
  • Letter of motivation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • English proficiency
  • A recent passport picture
  • A copy of your valid passport or your EU/EEA identity card
  • A copy of your most recent list of grades and a copy of your diploma if you have obtained it.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Maastricht

  • 700 - 1170 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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