12 months
20700 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Human Resource Management graduates from Erasmus University Rotterdam start their careers knowing how to enable people to perform at their best while experience positive working lives. 


Recent graduates work as recruitment consultant (Randstad), people experience lead (Unilever), associate consultant (Focus Orange) and HR co-ordinator (Tesla). 

Key Features 

  • Many multinational organisations such as Shell, Unilever and General Electric mention HRM explicitly as a required discipline for entry-level careers in their recruiting process.
  • The MSc Human Resource Management at Erasmus University Rotterdam also prepares you well for a career in any other people management or leadership role. Some of our alumni move out of HRM specialisations into general management or start their own business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing People in Organisations
  • Current Issues in HRM
  • Strategic & International HRM
  • Building Healthy Organisations for Optimal Human Performance
  • Research Challenges in HRM and OB
  • Management of Diversity and Inclusion
  • High Performance Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must hold a bachelor (BSc) degree or an undergraduate degree that is comparable in level with a bachelor degree obtained at a Dutch research university (WO).
  • It is not necessary to have completed your bachelor degree at the time of application to our MSc programmes. However, all requirements for your bachelor programme must be fulfilled before the start of the academic year (by 31 August). Students who fail to meet this condition will not be allowed to start the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20700 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Rotterdam

760 - 1265 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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