Taught course

Human Resource Management

Coventry University · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold a good honours degree in a relevant academic discipline and/or have successfully completed the CIPD’s Intermediate qualification.

Months of entry


Course content

This Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management maps to the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development's (CIPD) advanced level qualifications, which cover the essential knowledge and skills required to be an effective HR practitioner.

The course is a vocationally-focused, part-time course designed to consolidate and expand your existing skills and knowledge in the management of personnel, as well as broader business operations.

Ranked 20th in the UK for ‘Business, Management and Marketing’ in the 2018 Guardian University Guide, Coventry University has taught postgraduate personnel management for over 30 years. CIPD is the only HR institution in the world to recognise HR professionals through chartered membership, and we are now one of the largest CIPD approved assessment centres in the UK.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Recruitment and Admissions Office
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