Taught course

International Business and Human Resource Management

Oxford Brookes University · Business School

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2:2) in any academic discipline, or equivalent overseas degree from a recognised institution or equivalent professional or other qualification.

Applicants who possess a diploma rather than a degree may be eligible for entry provided they have compensatory work experience and can demonstrate career development.

This course attracts students from a wide range of backgrounds and nationalities. Applications are welcome from those in work and seeking continuing professional development.

Entry will also be subject to two satisfactory references (one of these must be an academic reference).

Please also see the University's general entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Business and Human Resource Management is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). It will prepare you for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation.

You will learn to:

  • identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues
  • develop suitable responses to these problems
  • select the most appropriate course of action

Employers look for graduates who have the ability to manage people. Our course enables you to focus your studies within the area of Human Resource Management (HRM). This helps you to keep pace with rising levels of competition in the global marketplace.

You will take two specialised HRM modules, and gain an understanding of the contemporary HRM issues within an organisation.

This course is suitable for individuals from a variety of educational backgrounds. Previous work experience is not essential.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Oxford Brookes Business School
+44 (0) 1865 484848