About Fees Study Entry Prospects How to apply Faculty of Business, Law and Politics MSc Human Resource Management (part-time) Postgraduate - Taught MSc Open for admission in 2019/20 Open for admission in 2020/21 Start in September Part time MSc 2 years How to apply About the course People are at the heart of every business, meaning that a high-performing Human Resources (HR) function is one of the keys to business success. Hull University Business School is a Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Approved Centre. Graduates of the MSc in Human Resources Management (HRM) are eligible to apply to the CIPD to become Chartered Members. This part-time programme is ideal for those currently working in HR who want to further their career potential, or for those aspiring to begin an HR career. You can choose to study for a Postgraduate Diploma or for an MSc HRM. During this programme, you will develop the ability to recognise and address ethical dilemmas and corporate social responsibility through a combination of cutting-edge theory and live, real-world case studies, drawing on strong practical experience. What you'll study PGCert stage Leading, Managing and Developing People Human Resource Management in Context Develop critical insights into the internal and external environmental contexts of contemporary organisations. This module covers topics such as the labour market, ethics and corporate social responsibility from a HR manager's perspective. Employment Relations This module examines the sources of conflict and consensus in the contemporary workplace. You'll explore the management strategies deployed by HR professionals and study the response of employees. PGDip stage Critical Concepts in HRM Develop a critical appreciation of the core theoretical ideas and assumptions which underpin HRM policy and the pursuit of best practice within organisations. Learning and Development This module focuses on the practice and theory of learning and development. You'll develop an understanding of how to critically evaluate its role and influence on organisational success. Management Research Report Strategic and International HRM Masters stage Business Project or Dissertation Our teaching staff Dr Bridget Freer Dr Denise Thursfield Dr Geetha Karunanayake Dr Jean Kellie Dr Patrick Reedy Come to an open day Grab a prospectus Where you'll study The location below may not be the exact location of all modules on your timetable. The buildings you'll be taught in can vary each year and depend on the modules you study. Hull Campus Click to view directions on Google Maps Get in touch Admissions +44 (0)1482 466850 International Enquiries Related courses MSc in Human Resource Management Fees and funding Home/EU (part-time): £980 (20 credits), £2,945 (60 credits), £4,415 (90 credits) Part-time fees are charged pro-rata to the full-time fee, according to the number of credits being studied. A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,609 for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. For more information, visit our Postgraduate Loans page. The fees shown for Home/EU are for 2018/19 entry. The fees for 2019/20 have not yet been confirmed, and may increase. Graduate Studentship The University of Hull is pleased to offer graduates progressing from undergraduate to postgraduate taught study a £1,000 studentship towards the cost of their tuition fees. Find out if you’re eligible by visiting the University of Hull Graduate Studentship page. International Scholarships and Bursaries For a list of all scholarships and bursaries for international students, please visit the International Scholarships and Bursaries page. We also offer an International Studentship Scheme Discount of up to £3,500. UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries The University offers a range of scholarships to help you with your studies. For more information, please visit the UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries page. "Part-time study was ideal for me to carry on developing my professional experience while gaining academic knowledge." Laura Botham, Human Resource Manager, Greencore (MSc in Human Resource Management part-time) “I heard many great stories about Hull so had to come and experience it for myself. I came to experience quality teaching, quality research, helpful members of staff, and state-of-the-art facilities.” Mortey Williams, MSc Economics and Business Learn with state-of-the-art business software in our inspiring Grade II listed buildings. Find out more We are a leading UK business school with internationally recognised accreditations. Find out more Our programmes are designed to give you the academic knowledge and practical skills to become a competent and confident professional. Our research-active staff are called upon for their expertise by governments and business organisations around the world. Entry requirements Generally, we ask for a minimum of 2.2 Bachelor (Hons) or equivalent. However, we also accept applicants with one of the following: Appropriate professional qualifications in another business discipline (e.g. marketing, finance, accounting, psychology). Successful completion of a CIPD Intermediate Level 5 Diploma. Relevant experience that would enable the applicant to fully participate in and complete the course e.g. normally, 5 years work experience in human resource management or development, general management or administration. Applicants who have been successfully assessed against the CIPD standards at other centres, will normally be granted admission with approval of prior learning. I.e. they can be granted exemption from modules that are the same or similar to those they have already passed at another CIPD centre. International students If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses. Future prospects This programme prepares you for a career in HR. Careers support is available from the Student and Graduate Centre for Professional Success which is the central point of contact for connecting students and business. Bringing together employability activities from across Hull University Business School, it offers support such as mentoring, CV writing workshops. Students can also gain experience working with business through a year in industry or short-term internships and projects.