Employment Psychology

37.05.02In english and russian

Level of education Specialist

Type of instruction Full-time

Duration 5 years

Main courses
  • Psychological Correction and Rehabilitation
  • Psychological Assistance in Emergency
  • Psychological Support of Professional Activity
  • Psychology of Government and Political Activity
  • Psychology of Communication in Organisations
  • Psychology of Personnel Assessment and Certification
  • Psychology of Decision Making. Decision Making Training
  • Psychology of Socio–Political Influence
  • Psychology of Human Resources Management
  • Psychology of Extremism and Terrorism
  • Stress-Management in Professional Activity.
  • Anti-Burnout Training
  • Conflict Management in Organisations
  • Economic Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Psychology of Mass Phenomena
  • Psychology of Government Public Relations
  • Extreme Psychology: Extreme Conditions, Traumatic Stress and Its Consequences
  • Coaching in Organisations: Theory and Practice
  • Negotiation Theory and Practice 
  • Psychology of Political Personality
Our advantages
  • Along with fundamental academic education, students acquire the necessary knowledge and professional practical competencies in social, organisational, political psychology, and psychology of management.
  • The training is provided by recognised experts in: crisis psychology; professional psychodiagnostics; interethnic and interfaith relations; staff assessment; and competence assurance.
  • The programme provides the possibility to acquire applied skills during practical classes. These include training, business games, project work, and training using case methods.
  • The training of specialists includes uniquely designed courses that are not taught in other universities: ‘Psychology of Innovation Management’ and ‘Psychology of Government Public Relations’ to name just a few.
  • The programme has been designed taking into account the requirements of the labour market and the views of expert community representatives. This makes it possible to prepare sought-after specialists with the knowledge and skills necessary for conducting professional activities.
  • Graduates are qualified to receive EuroPsy certificates – the European standard for professional qualifications adopted by the European Federation of Psychologists' Associations (EFPA).
  • Students have an opportunity to take part in unique annual international events: ‘Winter Psychological School’; the international scientific conference ‘Ananievskiye chteniya’; and the international conference ‘Psychology of the 21st Century’.
International relations
  • Vilnius University (Lithuania)
  • Yale University (the USA)
  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway)
  • Aarhus University (Denmark)
  • The Plovdiv University Paisii Hilendarski (Bulgaria)
  • The University of Zaragoza (Spain)
  • Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski (Bulgaria)
  • University of Beira Interior (Portugal)
  • Vytautas Magnus University (Lithuania)
  • University of Delaware (the USA)
  • University of Minho (Portugal)
  • University of Portsmouth (Great Britain)
  • University of Santiago de Compostela - USC (Spain)
  • Tohoku University (Japan)
  • University of Houston (the USA)
  • University of Edinburgh (Great Britain)
  • Jagiellonian University (Poland)

The programme has been internationally accredited by the Direction for Evaluation and Accreditation of the Andalusian Agency of Knowledge (DEVA-AAC) as part of the institutional accreditation of the Faculty of Psychology, the Certificate dated 3 May 2019