Bachelor in Psychology
IE University takes an applied and student-centered approach to education where each individual's uniqueness is identified and students are given the chance to build their own path. You can personalize your program by adding to the core degree an area of concentration, complimentary courses, seminars, internships and IE Labs, the sum of which is a well-balanced degree program.
Students receive academic guidance from tutors and advisors who provide direction and help them to integrate the different elements of their degree in order to build a personalized academic program that matches their professional aspirations.
IE Labs and Internships
IE Labs are IE University's alternative to traditional internships. Aimed specifically for first and second year students seeking high level internships placements, the IE Labs provide hands-on, internship-like experience on campus, working on projects for leading companies and institutions in a variety of sectors.
Additionally, students can also carry out internships, working in different sectors and gaining professional skills and an international profile that are highly valued by employers.
Final Degree Project
The Final Degree Project is a major part of the fourth year's curriculum. Students choose their topic with faculty and are guided by their advisor, drawing upon the knowledge the student has gained from specific academic areas and internships or IE Labs projects which the student carried out during their degree program.
IE Start-Up Lab
The IE Start-Up Lab is an incubator where students can develop their business plans and make them investment ready, with the guidance of professors and entrepreneurs. Students are given further resources with the support of IE Business School's Venture Lab, where they can pitch their idea to potential investors at IE Venture Days and turn their ideas into reality.
Advanced Seminars complement the core degree by giving students deeper knowledge of subjects in their major area of study, and enable students to integrate other fields of study into their program.
If you want the chance to view your studies from new perspectives, the exchange option will be of interest to you.
You can chose to do an exchange study program for for up to two semesters at one of our prestigious partner institutions in North and South America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.
These are just one of the academic institutions which you can choose from to go on exchange:
- Jacobs University – Bremen, Germany.
- Singapore Management University – Singapore.
- Syracuse University – New York, USA.
- UST, University of Technology – Sydney, Australia.
- University of Pretoria – Pretoria, South Africa.
Become Highly qualified with a Master's Degree at IE
Graduating from the Bachelor in Psychology gives you preferential access to study one of the many master programs offered at IE. You can complete a Bachelor and Master's degree in as little as 5 years, and gain competititve skill set on which to build a successful career.
In an increasingly challenging and fast-paced world, the demand for professionals with a specialized Master who excel in an international environment is continuously increasing. By taking your education one step further, you will be provided with the essential skills that will build not only your character and mindset, but that will also meet the needs of the specific field you wish to work in, including the private and public sectors or your own business venture.
Some of the recommended Masters to combine with your Bachelor in Psychology:
Master in Management
Through combining IE University's Bachelor in Psychology with IE Business School's Master in Management, you will gain a more rounded and global vision of the importance of Organizational Psychology in the workplace. You will learn the key skills that will enhance your performance as a Psychologist in a business setting; ultimately enabling you to influence decision making and talent management and to become a better leader within a corporate environment. The Master in Management occupies the 6th position in the world in the Financial Times Ranking. IE University's expertise in the development of analytical and critical thinking skills, backed by IE Business School's excellence in management and leadership form the ideal foundation to launch your professional career.
Master in Market Research and Consumer Behavior
This combination allows you to turn the knowledge you gain during the Bachelor in Psychology into expertise as you acquire a deeper understanding of consumer insights. During your undergraduate studies, you will learn the processes of how to develop a clear understanding of consumers' deep and unrevealed behaviors. By complimenting your undergraduate studies with the Master in Market Research and Consumer Behavior, you will be prepared for a creative or analytical career that involves helping companies, non-profits and governments design and promote winning products and services.