University of Derby

University of Derby

International Business and Human Resource Management

The course aims to prepare students for a rewarding career managing people in global organisations. It sharpens international focus to improve the business and human resources management (HRM) decisions students make on behalf of their organisations. It also provides students with a thorough grounding to gain further professional qualifications in any international organisation.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class or higher undergraduate degree in a relevant area including: business, economics, management, human resources management (HRM), or another degree with sufficient relevant business experience and a desire to develop theoretical understanding of HRM. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will require IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: international economics for business and finance; markets, customers and marketing; improving financial performance; HRM in an international context; leading, managing and developing people; international business theory and strategy; employment law; strategic talent development; independent studies.

Assessment methods

Assessment is mainly through coursework which ranges across formats including computer-based tests, research reports, practical activities, presentations, essays and case study analysis. Some modules are also assessed with an examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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01332 591896