Bachelor in Psychology Become the expert in human behavior
Bachelor in Psychology
Is for individuals who are...
fascinated by human behavior. You embrace the idea of bringing change in everyday life and want to play an active role in helping people better manage their personal and professional lives.
A comprehensive program that gives you a deep understanding of human behavior, the principles that motivate people, and develops the skills you need to understand and develop people and organizations.
- a consumer expert
- a coach and talent specialist
- a product and service designer
- an organization design expert
- a public policy designer
- a family & community counselor
- a behavioral researcher
The Bachelor in Psychology at IE University is a comprehensive program designed for those fascinated by human behavior that want to play an active role in helping people personally and professionally.
With the expertise provided by IE University, this psychology program gives students a powerful toolbox of skills and knowledge on how to observe, ask critical questions, conduct research, and apply techniques to positively influence and develop people in their work and in their lives.
Our unique diverse community and practical approach enable our students to graduate as experts in human behavior, able to work in highimpact jobs in international settings; in private organizations, NGOs or public institutions.
What is Psychology at IEU?
To become experts in human behavior, we believe that students should pursue a comprehensive program in which they will study all of the core areas of psychology:
Psychology in practice
Putting theory into practice is an essential part of this hands-on program. Through workshops, projects, IE labs, internships, and your final project you will have a wide range of hands-on opportunities to practice what you have learned, have an impact and make a difference.
Become a critical thinker
Businesses, governments, and non-profits need people that think critically an ask the right questions to make the best possible decisions regarding customers, employees, citizens, clients and groups of people in need of help.
Manage change in people and organizations
Managing transitions at any level, in organizations or with individuals, is at the forefront of the practice of Psychology. You will learn the strategies, processes and leadership skills needed to identify and achieve desired outcomes and work with people and companies as a facilitator of change.
Bring innovation to Psychology
Organizations are seeking better ways to develop people in life and at work.
This program will empower you to push beyond the status quo and develop original strategies and innovative solutions in local and international settings.
“ I’ve always been interested in people… what they’re thinking, different types of personalities, and what makes people do what they do. I would like to apply psychology to help other people seek their goals. When I graduate, I would like to work in helping companies succeed by growing their people at a personal and professional level ” - Panashe Masaka
A sure path to success
Why study the Bachelor in Psychology at IE University
A comprehensive program
This program covers the full-range of areas within the field of Psychology which will enable students to graduate with a robust foundation in the science of human behavior.
The unique combination of expertise
The School of Human Sciences and Technology includes the behavioral sciences, but it also has important connections to how people communicate and use technology and data. This combination allows our students to work in diverse work settings.
Active, practical learning
IE has been ranked 10th worldwide for innovation in technologies and teaching. Our teaching approach incorporates active and practical learning that involves demonstrations, team projects, behavioral experiments and practical cases as well as the chance of doing internships in real companies worldwide or working in one of our IE Labs. This will help you ground your psychology knowledge to the real world.
Personalize your study path
In addition to the extensive core curriculum, you will work with your advisor to shape the path you want to take through the IE Labs, Internships, Exchanges and a Final Project.
The Bachelor in Psychology is fully compliant with the Bologna Process and accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). This 4 year program consist of a total of 240 ECTS credits.
Make the most with our small class sizes
During the program you have daily contact and feedback from your professors. Due to our small class sizes you receive face-to-face time with your professors on a more regular basis than at other universities.
Understand and work with a diverse community
You will study and live within an incredibly diverse community of students and faculty coming from over 100 countries,a giving you an international outlook and the critical skills you need to work effectively with people across cultures and countries.
Highly demanded by top employers
Real world experience is essential within today’s competitive job market. Through the possibility of doing internships, you will gain the professional skills that will take your studies one step further. This has led employers of leading firms worldwide to rank IE University as a top institution (1st in Spain, 10th in Europe and 27th worldwide) where to recruit from.
The power of a network
IE has a network of over 50,000 graduates working across the globe in a wide range of organizations and careers. After graduation, you’ll have access to IE clubs, alumni events and other professional and social networking activities.
IE is recognized worldwide for its entrepreneurial spirit that embeds all our programs. Our psychology students develop the necessary skills to bring their own initiatives to life either as a startup project or within an organization.
YOUR FIRST POINT OF CONTACT
Detailed information, brochures and forms can be mailed to you upon request.Request information
INTERESTED IN BECOMING AN IEU?
We have a rolling admission process, however, our places are limited.Check out the entry requirements
In case of having already made a decision, start the process.Apply for the admission
We hold regular events aimed at providing information to parents and prospective students.See our calendar events
ABOUT IE’s SCHOOL OF HUMAN SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
IE’s School of Human Sciences and Technology is a unique, interdisciplinary institution that brings together three core areas with a common focus on people.
The Bachelor in Psychology is grounded in Behavioral Science and Human Development, but has important connections to how people communicate and use media, and to how data and technology can be used to study and enable people.
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