Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Human Resource Management

Effective human resource management is seen as being increasingly important in achieving business success and positively influencing the performance and wellbeing of employees. The course aims to make a significant contribution to people management practice and develop a deep understanding of the changing role of HRM in the development and implementation of employment policies and procedures.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: People and organisational development; the organisational context of HR; employment law. Trimester 2: Employee resourcing, learning and development, labour relations, research skills and professional development (including 15 day work placement). Trimester 3: Dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,870 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

Key information

Information Office
Telephone number: 
0333 900 6040