ma human resource management
Enhance your career prospects in human resource (HR) management, people management and people development.
We will help you develop into a critical, efficient and reflective practitioner with the capabilities required for membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
We have been successfully delivering personnel and HR programmes for more than 40 years and the quality of our provision has been recognised by the CIPD and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Many large employers in the region have supported their employees to undertake this course, including Leeds City Council, Leeds NHS Trust, the Canal Trust and Wm Morrisons Supermarkets PLC.
If you have a PG Diploma Human Resource Management you could apply to study the final 60 credits of this qualification to gain the MA Human Resource Management.
Research Excellence Framework 2014
Research Excellence Framework 2014: twice as many of our staff - 220 - were entered into the research assessment for 2014 compared to the number entered in 2008.
You will be taught by an experienced, highly-qualified and dedicated team of lecturers, including a Course Leader with significant experience of leading masters degrees. Compared to other institutions this course has a higher number of contact hours and the course is three semesters.
At Leeds Business School we have a great established history and high reputation for CIPD accredited courses. There are strong professional links with the national and local CIPD branch. Students come from all over the world for this course and demand for this course is growing every year. We offer personal tutoring and coaching, ensuring that you will be well supported.
Successful graduate Jo Bloor, despite having several medical operations during her MA was not only successful in completing all of her studies, but has now gone into partnership with a firm of solicitors where she will be providing a specialist HR and training service. Jo says "I appreciated the support I got from the course team in helping me make a difficult personal time a rewarding success." As a result, Jo has offered to give future students a placement in her business.
Why study human resource management at Leeds Beckett University
- Experienced, highly-qualified and dedicated teaching team
- Opportunities for personal tutoring and coaching
- Strong professional links
- Access to a wide range of university facilities and resources
- Opportunities to gain insight through Leeds Business School guest lectures
Studying a degree at Leeds Beckett puts you in very good company – we have alumni in more than 150 countries around the world.
everything you need to know
Grade: GPA of 2.5 or above
English language requirements: Bachelor degree from an American University
Other relevant qualifications may also be considered as part of your application. Please contact us for more details.
Fees & funding
Find out more about the cost of the course, which includes your university tuition, your accommodation fees, and your coaching programme.
TEACHING & LEARNING
We were awarded silver status in the latest Teaching Excellence Framework, reflecting our commitment to deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for our students.
As well as learning from expert tutors, you’ll be assigned an academic advisor to give you tailored feedback and support. Our subject-specific librarians will also direct you to the specialist learning and study-skills resources that will underpin your studies.
- You will be assessed predominantly by coursework with some assessed examinations and practical activities
What you'll learn:
- Developing Skills for Professional Practice
- MAHRM Dissertation Project
- Strategic Context of Human Resources Management
- Leading, Managing & Developing People