Our Online MBA (Human Resource Management) is ideally suited to individuals who intend to balance their personal and professional commitments and study while working. Designed to deliver accessible, creative and flexible postgraduate business and management education, it offers you choice in how, when and where you study, as well as the opportunity to pursue a specialism in HRM.
The curriculum is tailored for the dynamic contemporary global business environment, focusing on developing skills in leadership, and the application of conceptual management theories to current practice. You’ll acquire competencies in innovative and creative problem solving, critical thinking and strategic reasoning.
This course is delivered fully online and will take between 21 - 33 months to complete. You'll study eight modules in total, with a maximum of two modules at a time over each trimester. The online materials have been designed to support you to study at a place and pace which suits your needs.
Your learning experience will be enhanced with online discussions that supplement the study materials, case study analyses from diverse sectors and articles from leading academics and practising professionals.
You’ll graduate with business competence and effective management skills, ready to make your mark at the highest level.
Your course structure is based on the Online MBA and includes modules from the specialist area of your choice.
For the award of MBA you must successfully pass all eight modules, giving a total of 180 credits. All modules are 20 credits, except where indicated.
If there is any question regarding the authorship of any submitted assessments, we reserve the right to require students to undertake an online viva.
What you study
- Human Resource Management in an International Context
- Contemporary Human Resource Management
- Global Business Economics and Finance
- Building and Marketing High Performing Organisations
- Management and Organisational Change
- Leading Strategic Decision Making
- Research Skills for Managers
- MBA Project (40 credits)
Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.
Full information on this is available in our disclaimer.
The Online MBA (Human Resource Management) will provide you with the opportunity to realise your full career potential.
In recent years, students have come to our MBA with first degrees from many different disciplines, and have gone on to build careers in a range of industries in the public, private and voluntary/ not-for-profit sectors.
The entry requirements for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at 2:2 or above plus 2 years work experience order to be eligible for this programme.
We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient professional work experience within the industry. Applications from individuals who do not possess the two years’ professional work experience requirement, but who have significant potential to develop work-related skills, may be considered on an individual basis.
English language requirements
If your first language isn't English, you'll normally need to undertake an approved English language test and our minimum English language requirements will apply.
This may not apply if you have completed all your school qualifications in English, or your undergraduate degree was taught and examined in English (within two years of starting your postgraduate course). Check our country pages to find out if this applies to you.
All applicants are required to have an internet connection.
Our entry requirements indicate the minimum qualifications with which we normally accept students. Competition for places varies from year to year and you aren't guaranteed a place if you meet the minimum qualifications.
If your qualifications aren't listed above, visit our country pages to get entry requirements for your country.
Please note that non-EU international students are unable to enrol onto the following courses:
BN Nursing/MN Nursing (Adult, Child, Mental Health or Learning Disability)
BM Midwifery/MM Midwifery
We are committed to being as accessible as possible to anyone who wants to achieve higher education.
Our admissions policies will help you understand our admissions procedures and how decisions are made.