Master's Studies

Master's Courses

Acquisition of basic knowledge about the central topics of organizational and business psychology. In particular, knowledge of organisations, teams and individuals in organisations as well as consumption and advertising in the context of psychology. Review and critical reflection of the practical implementation of the topics in companies and industries.


This module extends over a total of two semesters and is continued in the winter semester in Research Project Module II. In this module, students learn to work independently in groups to develop a research question on a current topic in the field of personnel, organisational and business psychology research based on current scientific findings. Based on an extensive literature review, students develop a central research question for their study project. The methodological approach and empirical design are then developed.The final examination is the preparation of a research proposal.



Teaching Events SuSe 2024

Research Project Module I: HR Analytics I

Mondays from 14:00 - 16:00; WiWi1 A1220

Organisational and Economic Psychology

Tuesdays from 08:00 - 12:00, every 14 days;



Course Catalogue


Module Manuals


Master's Theses

  • You have the opportunity to apply for your thesis at our chair.
  • This can be written in German or English.
  • The theses must be empirically designed.
  • We attach great importance to a psychological and scientific foundation.
  • All further information can be obtained from our contact persons for dissertations.
  • An introduction to scientific work can be found here.
  • Please contact Prof. Dr. Vera Hagemann, Mrs. Michèle Rieth or Mr. Jonathan Meinecke if you have any questions.