De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Management of Human Resources

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is an awarding body of HR qualifications. A very high number of students join the programmes each year to enhance their knowledge of the latest theory, case studies and insights into best practice HR. Leicester Business School has been recognised as an approved centre for the award of CIPD qualifications for in excess of 20 years.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement for the MA is a good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant Business or HR subject; no work experience required; the minimum entry requirement for the PG Dip is a CIPD-recognised certificate in Personnel practice (CPP), certificate in training practice (CTP) or another CIPD level 3 qualification with at least 1 year's work experience (for non-degree holders) at a suitable level in an HR/personnel function or related role; subject to university APL rules module exemptions are also considered for anyone holding equivalent recognised postgraduate qualifications; those applicants who don't have a 1st degree are not normally permitted to enrol for the course in the 1st instance, but can progress to an MA by passing all elements of the Management of Human Resources PG Dip and paying an additional tuition fee; for those applicants whose 1st language isn't English an IELTS score of 7.0 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required; English language tuition is available both before and during the course if required.

Course modules

Core modules: Designing, delivering and evaluating learning and development provision; developing skills for business leadership; employee resourcing; human resource management in context; investigating a business issue from an HR perspective; leading, managing and developing people; research methods; and dissertation. Elective modules: organisational change; employment relations; human resource management in a legal context; international human resource management.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus Leicester LE1 9BH East Midlands

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Key information

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