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Human Resource Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
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The inspirational Worcester MSc Human Resource Management prepares you to become a successful business leader with the skills to manage an organisation’s most important resource – its people.

About

The Human Resource Management MSc is designed to inspire you to lead and develop others, through effective management of resourcing, talent and change. This is a highly contemporary course, which brings you right up to date with latest emerging contexts, such as global shifts in economic power, climate change, employer branding, changing work patterns, and how to build an inclusive organisation that is rooted in both global diversity, best practices and intercultural competence.

Your time at university is an important investment in your future career potential and ability to compete for the most desirable graduate jobs. The employment prospects for Worcester graduates are excellent - 93% of our students are in work or further study within six months of graduation and we will work with you throughout your studies to prepare you for your future career.

Key features

  • No previous work experience required
  • Optional 6 month internship
  • Introductory £2,500 bursary for qualifying full-time international students
  • Free entry to our Enterprise Events allowing you to network with successful entrepreneurs and leading business academics

Programme Structure

Modules

  • Business Investigation & Discovery
  • Coaching and Mentoring for Business Leaders
  • Developing Individual and Organisational Learning
  • Engaging he Diverse Workforce
  • Leadership and Change Management
  • Strategic Resourcing and Talent Management
  • Strategy, Sustainability & the Global Economy

Project Alternatives

  • Management Project (based upon 'client' brief)

or

  • Dissertation

Assessment

Assessments will involve both written coursework assignments and examinations in the key areas of management. The Masters award will require students to complete a supervised 10,000 word Dissertation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Either a first or second-class Honours Degree or equivalent.
  • The IELTS score for international applicants is 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component). Other English Language qualifications will be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5150 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Worcester

  • 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.

Funding

The Worcester Business School is delighted to offer each qualifying, full-time international student (non EU) a celebratory bursary of £2,500 off the published course fees.

In addition international students (non EU) are eligible to apply for scholarships of up to £3,000.

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.

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