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Human Resources and Consulting

Lancaster University - Management School

12 months
23100 GBP/year
13650 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Whether you want to work in an Human Resources and Consulting role at Lancaster University - Management School, focus on the learning and development of people, advise on the people function in a consulting organisation, or become an independent people consultant, then this programme will match your needs.

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Key facts

You will develop your expertise in activating people, and in stimulating change through consulting. The interactive and experiential learning approach, combined with working with real organisations, will embed and extend the theoretical and practical abilities developed on the programme. Whether you are already working in HR, management education or consultancy, or are relatively new to the field, you’ll be stretching your mind as we train you to think critically about all of these. Working collaboratively and sharing your ideas and experiences with your international classmates and a team of supportive tutors is key – and, as our graduates tell us, it’s often how you learn the most.

You will graduate prepared for a Human Resources and Consulting role at Lancaster University - Management School in any of the following areas: human resource management, human resource development, organisation development, leadership and management development, or consulting in the people side of organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organisational Learning and Knowledge Management
  • Design and Dynamics of Learning
  • Research Methods in Human Resources and Consulting: Development, Design and Application
  • Research Methods in Human Resources and Consulting: Development, Design and Application
  • Consulting and organizational diagnosis
  • Advanced HR and Professional Practice
  • Quantitative and Survey Research Methods
  • Dissertation research in Human Resources and Consulting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduates who want to work as HRD professionals, management developers and educators, change agents and consultants. Relevant work experience is beneficial but not essential. 
  • 2:1 (UK hons) degree or equivalent in any subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lancaster

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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