Apply by:
20 August 2024
To start:
3 September 2024
  • 180 credits
  • Complete in as little as 14 months
  • £7,740 total fees

Choose Wolverhampton

  1. 85% of research ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally important’ (latest REF)
  2. Business School established for more than 80 years
  3. Ranked 28th in UK for Business and Management (Guardian University Rankings 2024)
  4. Courses developed with industry partners
  5. Option to pay per module
  6. Alumni discount available
  7. Ranked No. 1 in the UK university for Teaching First Generation students

Unlock career progression

A Psychology MBA that develops the skill set of high-performing and compassionate people leaders.

The global coronavirus pandemic has created a perfect storm and has brought into sharp focus the extent to which mental health and wellbeing are of global strategic importance.

The leaders of the future must develop high-level people skills and for that reason, we have developed a Psychology MBA which develops in our students the knowledge and skills to support their teams to thrive. Our course explores the importance of mental health and wellbeing in the workforce with a focus on concepts such as building personal resilience and growth, and the role of technology in supporting psychological health in the future.

Accredited by the Association for Business Psychology (ABP), the 100% online MBA Psychology from the University of Wolverhampton enables you to automatically achieve CertBP status on graduation. It equips you with a comprehensive knowledge of business practice combined with the practical insights and understanding of how to manage employees through times of crisis.

This MBA course has been designed closely with employers to equip you for success in senior manager, director, MD and CEO roles.

This online master’s degree has been shaped by our significant expertise in teaching MBA courses, and organisations across a diverse range of sectors, including retail, health, education, and business have already benefited from developing their strategic leaders through our transformative MBA courses.

Study from anywhere, anytime

A global online Psychology MBA designed for professionals across the world.

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) Psychology is delivered entirely online, and because there is no need to ever visit campus, it can be studied from anywhere in the world. Indeed, this course has been designed specifically for international as well as UK-based learners.

The online learning experience at the University of Wolverhampton is interactive, highly engaging and inclusive. Through discussion groups and forums, you will discuss and debate with tutors and fellow learners and you will collaborate in group tasks. Throughout your studies, you will also be supported by one of our Student Success Coordinators.

The flexible course design of the MBA Psychology degree enables you to fit your studies around your other life commitments, including work and family. You can continue to earn and progress in your current role without needing to put your life on hold.

What you will learn

Studying this online Psychology MBA degree, you will develop an understanding of key areas of psychology that will help you to lead and manage employees in the workplace. You’ll explore the psychology of learning, mental health and wellbeing, personality and individual differences. You will also develop a comprehensive knowledge base and skill set in key areas of business and management, including how to motivate and lead people and teams, operations, finance, marketing and supply chain management.

Knowledge and skills taught include:

  • Leadership and people management skills
  • Psychology of learning
  • Personality and individual differences
  • Mental health at work
  • Financial management
  • Organisational strategy
  • Operations management
  • Strategic marketing
  • Supply chain management
  • Sustainability in business

Academic and research excellence

In the latest Research Excellence Framework, 85% of the University’s research was recognised as ‘world-leading’ or of ‘international importance’.

Our teaching and research credentials are underpinned by a rich history and our Business School, which dates back more than 80 years, was one of the very first in the UK to offer MBA courses. The Business School benefits from a highly capable academic team from a range of business and management backgrounds, many of whom have held senior positions in multinational and blue-chip organisations.

Entry requirements for home and international students

Applicants should have or be about to complete:

  • A recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) from an accredited college, institution, or university, equivalent to or higher than a UK bachelor’s degree with honours
  • All applicants must have at least two years of relevant work experience in a professional, managerial or supervisory role


  • If the applicant does not hold a recognised degree or hold an ordinary degree, they should have at least three years of relevant work experience in a professional, managerial or supervisory role


Total fees: £7,740
Per 15-credit module fee: £645

If you are based in the UK, you may be eligible for a government postgraduate loan to cover the full costs of the course. You will need to self-fund your first module/s to enrol.

University of Wolverhampton alumni discount: If you have successfully completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Wolverhampton, you are eligible for a 10% tuition fees reduction.


No. 1 Ranked in the UK For Teaching first generation students
85% of research 'world-leading' or 'internationally important' (latest REF)
ABP Course accredited by Association for Business Psychology (ABP)
Industry partners have helped develop our courses
22,000 A university of 22,000 students