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Here's why you want to study Sport and Performance Psychology at the UvA

Peak performance 

What psychological processes are involved here


Principles of active learning, taking a student-centered approach

Practical applications

Scientific support for popular interventions will be discussed, and students will develop their own intervention for a specific treatment goal and target audience

Why do students choose to study Sport & Performance Psychology at the UvA?

  • Enhance work & sports performances with psychological techniques
  • Gain hands-on experience through an internship (abroad)
  • Experience personalised learning in a small-scale environment
  • Learn from teachers with exprience in the field

Discover the Master’s programme & tracks

The Master’s programme Work and Organisational Psychology offers specialisations in 4 tracks. Sport & Performance Psychology is one of them.

The other tracks are:

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Facts & Figures
Degree programme
MSc Psychologie
60 ECTS ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction
Starts in
CROHO code
Roeterseiland campus