Why study the Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business?
If you want to apply psychological training in a business environment, this course will give you the skills. You will gain an understanding of the major principles of psychology and psychology specifically in a business environment. The course covers core business disciplines and provides specialised knowledge in one business area through exposure to a broad cross-section of topics.
Areas of study
Areas of study include:
- Psychology Plus one of the following majors
- Applied economics
- Banking and financial management
- Business law and taxation
- Econometrics and business statistics
- International business management
- Strategic marketing
The course takes three years of full-time study to complete.
The course comprises an undergraduate major in psychology, accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council, core business units and a major sequence offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics at Monash University Malaysia.
The Monash University Handbook has detailed information about the structure and requirements for the Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business.
A wide range of careers are open to graduates with qualifications in both business and psychology. They include:
- organisational psychologist
- human resources manager
- industrial relations consultant
- market researcher
- public policy adviser
- training and development coordinator
- international business manager.
Graduates wishing to practise as a psychologist will need to undertake further study and training.
You will need the following entry scores for the Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business:
|A Level GCE||7|
|Australian Year 12 ATAR||70|
|Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education||18|
|Indian School Certificate Examination||60%|
|All India Senior School Certificate||65%|
|International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma||25|
|Kenya, Certificate of Secondary Education||7|
|Malaysia, Matriculation Program||2|
|Ontario Secondary School Diploma - Grade 12||72.4%|
|Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)||1710|
|South Africa, National Senior Certificate (2009 onwards)||31|
|Sri Lanka A Level||9|
|Vietnam, High School Diploma||8|
|Commencing Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) in 2016/2017*||67.5%*|
|UNIPREP/UNSW Foundation Studies||6.5|
|The University of Melbourne College Trinity Foundation Studies||67%|
|Sunway Foundation in Arts||60%|
*The undergraduate entry requirements published are for students who commence the MUFY program in 2016/2017.
Mathematics (Australian Year 11 equivalent) is a formal prerequisite for the Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business.
In 2016, annual tuition fees for this course are:
- RM35,000 for Malaysian students
- RM38,500 for international students.
- Application - RM100
- Registration - RM200
- General amenities - RM100
Visa application fee for new international student
- Indonesia - RM 2,840
- Other countries - RM 2,008
Each year, there are three intake periods in February, July and October for the Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business.
Applications for credit can include credit transfer for previous study or recognition of prior learning.
- Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business (Psychology) (Honours)
- Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Honours)
- Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
For more information about this degree, contact us.