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International Business and Human Resource Management

M.Sc.
12 months
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14700 GBP/year
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Interested in a people-focused career in international business? The MSc International Business and Human Resource Management at University of Derby will equip you with the ideal combination of specialist knowledge, practical skills and a truly global outlook.

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Overview

  • Deepen your understanding of business and human resource management in an international context
  • Gain a highly regarded masters level qualification together with vital employability skills for a successful career in business or HR
  • Develop your knowledge of economics, international business, management, employment law and HRM to ease your transition to a high-level role
  • Network with international business leaders and influential HR professionals who provide guest lectures, consultancy projects, case studies and professional mentoring
  • Enhance your CV and boost your employability with our unique Futures Award in Leadership in International Business and in our industry-standard residential course in Leadership
  • Learn alongside students from around the world, gaining a greater awareness of cultural diversity and different perspectives on international business.

Careers

This MSc International Business and Human Resource Management at University of Derby  opens doors to HRM careers in a wide range of international organisations. On completion of the course, you’ll be ideally placed to join management training programmes in major companies worldwide.

Our students have gone on to secure management roles and advanced graduate training positions in high-profile organisations including HSBC Canada, Ernst & Young and Price Waterhouse Cooper.

Some have become consultants with specialist companies while others have taken on general management roles or have even set up their own international businesses.

You will be highly suited to HRM roles in any organisation with a global outlook – whatever the size or sector. You could, for instance, harness your specialist knowledge of international law, training and talent management to support a small-scale exporting company.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Independent Study
  • This triple module gives you the chance to investigate a significant management area in depth, drawing on the knowledge and intellectual skills you have gained throughout the course. 
  • Following taught preparation in research methodology and practice, you will be supported by an individual supervisor as you progress your independent study. You will also reflect on your research experience and use what you have learned to guide your future development via a reflective statement and development plan. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A second class or higher undergraduate degree in a relevant area including: business, economics, management, HRM, or another degree with sufficient relevant business experience.
  • A desire to develop your theoretical understanding of HRM.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

UK fee: £875 per 20 credits (Full-time/Part-time)

Funding

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