MSc Human Resource Management and Organisation

Nottingham University Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

MSc Human Resource Management and Organisation

Nottingham University Business School

This course develops the skills and knowledge needed to effectively manage people. This includes:

  • the role of leadership
  • change management
  • the development and retention of talent
  • the challenges of managing people in multicultural and global contexts

The course is designed for graduates from a wide variety of disciplines and will suit you if:

  • you want to acquire the knowledge and skills for a career as a management professional in a wide range of contexts, whether in the private, public, or non-profit sectors
  • you want to get the best out of people you employ in your own business

The latest research and challenges that people and organisations face today are explored. Our teaching draws on multidisciplinary theory and ideas to explore how both business goals and individual career objectives can be reconciled.

This course will sharpen your understanding of the importance of having the right mix of people with the appropriate set of skills and competencies.

The course includes a rich mix of highly interactive lectures, workshops and real life case studies. You will benefit from specialist expertise across the School and from the practical experience of the wider business community.

Course structure

Please note that the following structure and modules may be subject to change.

Semester 1

  • Employment Relations
  • Management of Change
  • Managing Organisations
  • Strategic Human Resource Management

Semester 2

  • Research Methods
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Organisational Development

Choose one from:

  • Contemporary Developments in HRM/OB
  • Strategy and Leadership
  • Managing for Sustainability


  • 20,000 word Human Resource Management and Organisation.

Admission requirements

2:1 honours degree or equivalent

English requirements

IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each element

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated November 25, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
12 months
Full time
Aug. 31, 2017
Start date Sept. 2017
United Kingdom Nottingham, England
Application deadline Aug. 31, 2017
End date Sept. 16, 2018
Duration 12 months
Price - £11, 475 UK/EU; £18,945 Overseas