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Human Resource Management - MSc

Human Resource Management - MSc

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1 year

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Human Resources Management

Course type


Course Summary

Are you a strong communicator with leadership qualities? Do you see yourself working in people management? A Human Resource Management (HRM) department is committed to enabling staff members to do more, maintain their wellbeing, and grow professionally as part of the business. Our CIPD-accredited MSc Human Resource Management course will kickstart your career by exploring HRM practices such as employee relations, employee resourcing, HRM development, HR data and performance management alongside the theory of general management and leadership. This course is delivered by published academics and co-developed by industry leaders to fine-tune your organisational, communicational and adaptability skills so you’ll graduate ready to take on senior leadership roles in this imperative function. You'll gain Level 7 CIPD Advanced Learning Award upon completion of the course. Also available with an optional Industrial Placement.


The curriculum will provide students with a range of theoretical and practical knowledge, providing them with the opportunity to think critically and evaluate the theory and practice of employment relations. This will enable students to develop and apply employment relations to specific organisational contexts and consider the implications of employment relations for employee commitment, organisational change and organisational performance in a competitive global economy.

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Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class UK degree, or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification in a variety of subject areas is accepted, but we encourage particularly applicants from the social sciences and humanities. All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.

University information

The University of Kent understands students’ passion to progress. Whether gaining advanced skills or joining a global academic research community is their driver, its networks and facilities will help them achieve their ambitions. The university is a leading international higher education institution, with a reputation for academic excellence and the unofficial title of the UK’s ‘European university’. With postgraduate centres in Paris and...more