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Human Resource Management

Nazarbayev University

22 months
12545 USD/year
12545 USD/year
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The Human Resource Management program at Nazarbayev University  is intended for early to mid-career professionals, with some prior work experience. The courses will be delivered in weekend format. Several unique features distinguish this program, both locally and in the region.

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First, the program is developed under the umbrella of the Erasmus+ framework for capacity building, and is the first such program at NU. Being part of the TALENT project of the Erasmus+ framework allowed the school to tap into the resources and experience of European partners in the consortium and develop a program that has produced a developed structure and relevant content. 

Second, the Human Resource Management program at Nazarbayev University allows the students to keep their jobs, while gaining new knowledge and networks. 

Third, the program will follow a modular approach, i.e. one class at a time. Fourth, the program also follows a cohort model, i.e. in lockstep through the program as one group. Fifth, the program also provides a two-week International Residency, similar to other GSB programs, and instruction in English with simultaneous translation in Russian.

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Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Strategic Aspects for HR Managers
  • Organizational Behavior
  • International & Comparative HRM
  • Employee Relations
  • Labor Law
  • Talent Management
  • Applied HRM

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 22 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Application Deadline: October 2021
  • A start date: January



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Diploma / Transcript
  • CV/Resume
  • Essay
  • GPA: The Minimum GPA requirement for admission to the MHRM program is 2,67 out of 4.
  • English tests - IELTS/ TOEFL (no minimum score): IELTS/ TOEFL is compulsory for the MHRM program. However, there is no minimum requirement for the English language proficiency test. Please note that candidates who obtained less than 6,5 in IELTS examination overall are not required to do an additional English language course during the program. 
  • Recommendation letters: Two confidential letters of recommendation (to be provided by referees electronically after receiving an email request).
  • Interview: Interviews are currently conducted online via zoom platform. Interviews are by invitation only.

Work experience

Candidates are required to have a minimum of 2 years of work experience . The MHRM program is intended for early to mid-career professionals, with some prior work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12545 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 USD for the full programme during 22 months.
  • National

    12545 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 USD for the full programme during 22 months.

60% merit-based discounts available

Living costs for Nur-Sultan

151250 - 222349 KZT /month
Living costs

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Limited Grants may be available

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