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Psychology, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
The main aim of the BSc (Hons) Psychology is to train and develop highly-skilled scientists and professional psychologists. Psychology is the scientific study of thought, emotion, behavior and relationships of human beings. Psychologists are trying to understand, anticipate and influence behavior through research. 


They study a large number of topics that affect human behaviour and they include social, organic, developmental and emotional factors. Students learn research strategies and data analysis methods. The BSc (Hons) Psychology offers a general overview of the history of Psychology, and of the modern theories and “trends”. 

The design and the content of the programme meet the requirements of the British Psychological Society - BPS. The programme graduates can become members of the BPS as graduates of a recognized programe of studies (Graduate Member) and can obtain the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) which constitutes an entry requirement for many Society accredited postgraduate training courses and is the first step to becoming a privileged member of the Society (Chartered Psychologist).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Researching Psychological Worlds 1
  • Biological Perspectives on behavior
  • Social Perspectives on behavior
  • Differential Perspectives on behavior
  • Introduction to cognitive psychology
  • Introduction to developmental psychology  
  • Thinking like a psychologist

Year 2

  • Researching Psychological Worlds 2
  • Applications of social psychology
  • Individual Differences
  • Topics in Developmental Psychology
  • Psychology of Mental Health

Year 3

  • Counselling Psychology
  • Psychological Research Project
  • Developing your graduate career pathway in Psychology
  • Drugs and Addictive behaviors
  • Evolutionary Psychology 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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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Academic Requirements

The programme is addressed to high-school leavers who wish to pursue a career in the area of Psychology.

Required documentation:

  • Copy of High School Certificate
  • Letters of Recommendation by High School teachers
  • Copy of Identity Card
  • Passport-sized photos
  • Copy of English language certificate (if required)
  • Other certificates/degrees
  • AMC Aplication Form

A personal interview complements the evaluation of the above documentation.

Cases of candidates with proven knowledge in the field in addition to their secondary education are examined on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Athens

  • 595 - 760 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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