Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Human Resource Management

The course is aimed at students in the early or middle stages of their career. It aims to develop strategic and international perspectives and give students the skills they need to succeed in this challenging area. Students have exposure to a range of cutting-edge human resource (HR) concepts that they can put into practice at work. While they are studying students will register as an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and, once in work, they will be able to upgrade to full membership.

Entry requirements

A UK degree at a minimum of Lower 2nd Class Honours or equivalent overseas qualification; candidates who do not possess these entry criteria, but can demonstrate appropriate relevant experience in a post of management or professional responsibility, may be admitted if, in the opinion of the Admissions Tutor, they are capable of profiting from and contributing to the programme; we welcome applications from International and EU Candidates. If English is not the 1st language students should be able to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Course modules

Compulsory modules (PGCert): human resource management in context; leading, managing and developing people; developing skills for business leadership; managing employee relations. Compulsory modules (PGDip): Employment law; designing, delivering and evaluating learning and development provision; resourcing and talent management; human resource management in context; employee relations; leading managing and developing leading people; developing skills for business leadership. Compulsory modules (MA): Research methods for business; management; postgraduate major project; human resource management in the global context.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on written work, group, indivudal presentations and a major research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge Campus Cambridge CB1 1PT East of England

Key information

Anglia Ruskin University Applicant Enquiries Team
Telephone number: 
0845 271 3333