Department of Industrial and Organisational Psychology

Industrial and Organisational Psychology is the scientific study of human behaviour in the production, distribution and consumption of the goods and services of society. As an applied science, it has the further objective, apart from explaining behaviour, also to provide practical guidelines towards predicting and controlling behaviour with a view to efficiency and human psychological welfare.

The department's tuition offering meets the demands of today's fast changing environment. The curriculum is designed to produce competent industrial and organisational psychology practitioners and for those wishing to pursue an academic career in this field.

Contact us

Chair of Department: Prof O M Ledimo
Tel:  +27 12 429 8219

Administrative officer to the COD: Ms Charmaine Murabi
Tel:  +27 12 429 4541
Fax: +27 12 429 3866


Undergraduate and Honours enquiries

The Administrative Assistant: Mrs Minkie Aphane
Tel:  +27 12 429 8054/8033
Fax: +27 12 429 8368

Physical Address:
AJH van der Walt Building
3th Floor, Room 98


Postgraduate enquiries (Masters and Doctorates)

The Administrative Officer: Mrs Mabel Campher
Tel: +27 12 429 8003