MSc in Psychology

The masters’ programme MSc in Psychology is a one-year programme. It focuses both on in-depth study of theory and on the acquisistion of professional and research skills.

MSc in Psychology (research)

The MSc in Psychology (research) is a two-year programme that is focused on acquiring research skills in a particular field of psychology. The programme provides students with a rigorous training in the methodological and practical skills necessary to carry out scientific research on human behaviour.

Electives in profile Brain and Cognition (research)

Students in the 2-year MSc Psychology (research) programme may further expand their expertise in the domain of brain and cognition by choosing from a wide range of relevant courses offered in other master’s programmes at Leiden University, outside the Institute of Psychology.