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Human Resource Management, M.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

Human Resource Management of London Metropolitan University will help you improve your research skills so you can put together a scientific research report. This report will address the HR issues facing your organisation and how you could tackle them.

We’ve structured the course so your learning meets all the CIPD requirements. For example, the CIPD’s Skills for Business Leadership requirements are delivered and assessed across all four of the core modules.

The teaching staff on this master’s course are highly research-active in their chosen research specialisms. This means you'll benefit from their expert academic perspectives on the important issues facing the HR profession today.

Guest speakers from private industry, not-for-profit, the public sector, consultancy and authors of highly-respected works will contribute to your learning.

You’re encouraged to join your fellow students at CIPD London branch events. This will further develop your HR expertise and professional HR network.

After the course

Complete our Human Resources Management MA and you'll possess a significant career advantage. Recent graduates have gained full-time posts from their placements in financial services, leisure and tourism, major international charities and the health sector.

Other graduates that have gone on to work in the private sector have moved from administrative and PA positions to being in charge of strategic HR projects. We also have graduates who have moved up into international HR management positions for global companies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Human Resource Management Dissertation
  • Leading, Managing and Developing People 
  • Research Methods in Human Resource Management 
  • Employee Engagement 
  • Employment Law and Practice 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You will be required to have:

  • a good bachelor’s degree (2.2) in any subject or a three-year diploma in business that includes good grades in human resources (HR) subjects

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13790 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13790 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10510 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10510 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.

UK /EU Part Time: £1,170 per 20 credit moduleInternational Part Time: £1,530 

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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