Human Resource Management

University of London

Master Online
12 months
13835 GBP/year
13835 GBP/year
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Develop a critical understanding of people and organisations with this distance-learning Master's in Human Resource Management from University of London.


Focus on strategic and individual-level improvements, considering factors such as the role of human resource management (HRM) in modern organisations, the issues involved in developing strategic aims (including on an international basis), and employment relations.

By studying this course, you will:
  • Build extensive knowledge about human resource management (in areas including careers, personnel selection, training, employment relations, practices in human resource management, and well-being at work).
  • Design and evaluate qualitative and quantitative research, and carry out basic forms of descriptive and inferential statistical analysis on quantitative data.
  • Use technology to obtain research data in human resource management.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this Human Resource Management programme from University of London go on to become training professionals, motivators, careers advisers, managers and consultants within large multinational companies, government departments, or in any company where advanced knowledge of organisational psychology may be useful.

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In some countries, qualifications earned by distance and flexible learning may not be recognised by certain authorities or regulators for the purposes of public sector employment or further study. We advise you to explore the local recognition status before you register, even if you plan to receive support from a local teaching institution.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods - human resource management 
  • Professional development and learning
  • Leading and developing people
  • Comparative employment relations 
  • Human resource strategies
  • International HRM

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You need the equivalent of a UK second-class honours degree (e.g. bachelor). If you don't hold a degree but you have relevant industry experience and have completed the The Manager's Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Managing People at Work MOOC, we will consider each case on its merits.
  • To study modules on an individual basis, you should meet the same criteria. If you do not meet them, we may still consider your application if you can demonstrate your ability to undertake advanced study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13835 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13835 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    13835 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13835 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Total MSc: £13835
  • Total Postgraduate Diploma: £11525
  • Total per module (on a standalone basis for CPD): £1385


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Updated over a year ago

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Human Resource Management
University of London