Human Resource Management

Ulster University - Belfast

Human Resource Management

A highly relevant course, the MSc Human Resource Management produces HR professionals of the future. This course will develop your HR learning and development and business knowledge, with immediate impact on your organisation. Topics include resourcing and talent management, organisation design and development, employee relations, and employment law.

The Labour Relation Agency and Momentum Human Capital acknowledge high-achieving students with awards for providing people management and development business solutions.

Multiple students from this course have won the prestigious CIPD National Michael Kelly Award for Outstanding Student (2018 and 2019) and the CIPD NI Award for Outstanding Student (2018, 2019 and 2021).

Professional membership of CIPD is vital for employability in the HR profession. Get professional membership alongside your MSc HRM. CIPD is a recognised global brand for people management and development, championing work and working lives. Employers want people who can do the job and make a difference - get the academic and professional recognition you deserve!

For further course details please see "Course Web Page" below.

Entry requirements

To apply to our postgraduate taught programmes, you must meet the University's General Entrance Requirements and any course-specific requirements.

These vary depending on the course and are detailed online.

If English language is not your first language this course requires a minimum English level of IELTS 6.0, or equivalent. Visit for more details on English language requirements.

For full entry requirements please see "Course Web Page" below.

Application dates

Your Application
You can apply directly to Ulster any time of year. We advise that you submit your application two weeks prior to your course start date to ensure sufficient time to review your application and, should you be made an offer, complete all necessary enrolment admin.

To start an application, you must create an Ulster University account. Do not worry. You don't need to complete your application in one go. We understand that this is a big decision. Our admissions team are on hand to help you with both the form and any documentation that you may need as part of your application.

Application is through the University's online application system (see "Application Weblink" below).

More details
  • Qualification letters


  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7,Degree - Masters at UK Level 7,Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7

  • Attendance type

    Part time

  • Apply to

    Course provider