University of St Andrews
Human Resource Management
This specialised programme in human resource management is designed to develop your understanding of the concepts, models and theories relevant to the management of people within organisations. Our aim is to enable you to make an effective contribution as a human resource specialist, taking account of the complexities within the discipline of human resource management. The programme looks at the current research agenda, best practice and innovative thinking in human resource management within the wider context of managing contemporary organisations.
A good undergraduate Honours degree (UK 2.1 or above), in a subject other than business, or management. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, require IELTS 7.0, or TOEFL IBT of 100.
Semester 1: Contemporary global issues in management; managing and developing people. Semester 2: Masterclass in human resource management; skills and challenges for the human resources professional. Whole year module: Dissertation (including research methods preparation). Optional modules: Creative marketing communications; entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation; ethics, organisations and management; financial systems; international financial management; international marketing; leadership in organisations; managing natural resources; managing people in global markets; marketing and society; non-governmental organisations (NGOs) (critical perspective); risk management; scenario thinking and strategy.
MLitt: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised dissertation of 15,000 words. MPhil: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised research thesis of 40,000 words.
Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 9,340 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||£ 9,340 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|