• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

This This MSc in International Human Resource Management from University of South Wales will explore the wider factors and contexts affecting people management such as the social, political and ethical context of business in a globalised world. 

As part of your studies, you will analyse the impact of different national and institutional contexts on firm structures, innovation processes and work organisation.

Teaching

Students will have approximately 12 contact hours per week.

Teaching will include a variety of guest lectures from industry leaders and professional bodies. The course will include a variety of opportunities for students to engage with the world of work, including live projects and guest lectures delivered by representatives from industry, the public sector and professional accounting/management organisations.

Careers

On completing this course examples of careers you are likely to progress into one or more of the following areas:

  • A generalist role in the field of human resource management, in an aspiring global organization or already
  • operating within the global arena:
  • Specialist HR roles within human resource management;
  • Senior positions (after a qualifying period, or possibly sooner for existing careers within HR)within the human resource management and development function;
  • Possibly consultancy positions concerned with the management and development of employees.

Programme Structure

Assessment
  • Students will be assessed via coursework only. 
  • Coursework assessments are varied and will include case studies, live projects, presentations and written assignments.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

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

  • A minimum 2:2 Honours degree or an equivalent qualification, or in exceptional circumstances, three years’ or more significant managerial experience.
  • Holders of CIPD Graduate Membership, or postgraduate qualifications in either HRM or general management, may be entitled to exemptions through the fast-track programme.
  • Applicants may be required to attend an interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

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