Taught course

International Human Resource Management

Liverpool John Moores University · Liverpool Business School

Entry requirements

An honours degree in any subject area 2:2 or above. Experience in the field of HR, training, development or related area OR aspiring to a career in these areas. Industry experience recommended but not essential. Additional qualifications considered - Level 5 CIPD Intermediate standards.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is delivered by specialist academics from the Liverpool Business School, who have an in-depth grasp of the strategic acumen required to deploy and manage global professional services.

  • Masters degree available to study full time (one year)
  • Approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development - you will be eligible for Associate Membership on graduation
  • LJMU is a CIPD approved centre
  • Study in the state-of-the-art Redmonds Building
  • Programme linked to and shares some content with our highly regarded MA Human Resource Management

This MSc in International Human Resource Management will enable you to become a globally knowledgeable practitioner with an appreciation of multi-cultural international practice. You will be able to develop the organisation you work for, its commercial relationships and your own career.

This new CIPD approved MSc degree programme will develop your abilities to critically examine and apply contemporary approaches to HR management within organisations operating in a global environment. The programme builds professional core areas such as Resourcing and Talent Management, Managing Performance and Digital Engagement and Relationships. Recognising the growth of global consultancy, the programme contains the financial, project management and relationship skills needed to perform effectively. You will critically examine the needs of the global marketplace and the integration of skills, systems and knowledge required to enable organisations to operate efficiently and effectively in dynamic commercial environments.

Using international business case studies highlighting best practice across a variety of sectors, industries and stakeholders, you will also evaluate different approaches to managing and designing human resource strategy.

Information for international students

LJMU will be awarding a range of generous international scholarships for students enrolling at the University in September. Please contact LJMU’s International Team by visiting www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/international-students for more information and advice.

Fees and funding

Please contact the Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies for up to date information regarding fees. The Faculty can be contacted by email at APSadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or telephone 0151 231 5175

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090