Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Business with Human Resource Management

The programme provides both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles; students can choose between a general pathway with a wide variety of optional modules and a specialist pathway in which around half of the programme is concentrated on one functional area; students choosing 1 of the pathways have the opportunity to carry out independent research in their preferred specialist area.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours classification or equivalent; applicants without academic qualification but with substantial experience of working in a business organisation and or a relevant professional qualification also considered. English language requirements are IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based), or equivalent is required before entry. Applicants should possess a mathematics qualification equivalent to a GCSE grade B.

Course modules

Business research analysis; analysing organisations; dissertation; developing self; international human resource management; human resource management in practice; managing for sustainable competitive advantage; business environment and strategic management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 calendar years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453