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MBA International Human Resource Management

Prepare for a career in HR leadership in the diverse and complex modern workplace, and expand your analytical understanding of international business in the context of HR management.

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  • Level

    Masters Degree
  • Duration

    Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years
  • Format

    Fully Online
  • Language


MBA International Human Resource Management

  • Masters Degree (Postgraduate)

  • Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years

  • Fully Online

  • Develop the HR skills to strategically manage people in global organisations

    This intensive MBA course will help you develop the professional skills required to positively and strategically impact the human resource management function in any organisation and to lead and influence organisations at the highest levels.

    Aligned with our increasingly globalised world, the course offers an international perspective on human resource management.

    You’ll build the expertise to effectively contribute across diverse cultures and settings, including the economic, social, technological, and geopolitical contexts of the modern workplace.

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    A second class honours degree (2:2) or equivalent.

    Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Work experience is desirable but not essential.

    English as a Foreign Language: This course requires IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent. Pre-sessional English is available if required.

    ##How can I study this course?

    This course can be studied 100% online with both full-time and part-time options.

    The full-time route takes one year to complete, or part-time two years.

    ##How much will it cost?

    This course has a UK and International fee. The Admissions Team will carry out a fee assessment where appropriate, to determine which fee is applicable.

    ###13 September 2021 UK students – £20,100
    International students – £20,100

    ###17 January 2022
    UK students – £20,100
    International students – £20,100

    ###16 May 2022
    UK students – £20,100
    International students – £20,100

    ##Postgraduate UK/EU students The tuition fee for the course that is stated on the course webpage and in the prospectus will apply. If the duration of the course is longer than one academic year, we may increase the fee for each subsequent year of study but any such increases will be no more than inflation. Following the UK’s exit from the European Union, EU students should be aware that there may be a change to UK laws following the UK’s exit; this may change their student status, their eligibility to study part time, and/or their eligibility for student finance. We will act in accordance with the UK’s laws in force in relation to student tuition fees and finance from time to time.

    ##Postgraduate international students The tuition fee that is stated on the course webpage and in the prospectus for the first year of study will apply. We will review our tuition fees each year. For international students, we may increase fees for each subsequent year of study but such increases will be no more than 5% above inflation.

    Please see our Tuition Terms and Conditions.

    On successful completion, you should be able to:

    • Evaluate the impact of legal systems, international developments, corporate governance, and ethical, economic, environmental, social and technological change issues on HR management
    • Make judgements about customer service and business positioning from the perspective of an HR manager and/or business partner
    • Evaluate the production and marketing of goods and/or services to maximise the management of resources and efficiency of operations in a range of international business and HR contexts
    • Appraise the financing of organisations by examining the sources, uses and management of finance and accounting practices for managerial and financial reporting, and their applications for the efficient management of HR costs
    • Interpret data and research from organisations, organisational behaviour, industrial/employee relations, HR management, and change management
    • Investigate a complex HR issue, providing information and evaluating options in a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environment


    Business and Management Research Methods

    Developing People


    Employee Engagement

    Global HRM Perspectives

    Leading in a Changing World

    Managerial Finance

    Marketing in a Global Age

    Resourcing and Talent Management

    Strategic Management

    MBA International Human Resource Management

  • Masters Degree (Postgraduate)

  • Full-time – 1 year; Part-time – 2 years

  • Fully Online

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    What you’ll get as a degree student

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online

  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group

  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators

  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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