Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Human Resource Management

The programme critically explores the theoretical and practical implications of delivering human resource management at a strategic and operational level in organisations. In this way, the latest business concepts and theories are applied to real world settings. The programme modules involve participants engaging with the key debates and themes that reflect contemporary issues faced by organisations.

Entry requirements

All students should hold a relevant 1st degree or equivalent, at 2.2 or above, that will need to be evidenced and verified and for which references will be sought. Whilst experience is not essential it is desirable. Students whose 1st language is other than English will need to provide evidence of fluency to at least IELTS 6.0 or equivalent .

Course modules

Modules include: contemporary issues in human resource management; leading, managing and developing people; recruiting and retaining employees; employee relations; international human resource management; managing change and organisational learning; research skills; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed using a variety of assessment methods, for example, coursework (includes assignments, reports, presentations and reflective journal) and examinations and a research dissertation. The exact assessment methods employed will vary between modules.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 725 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044