Taught course

Human Resource Management

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in a relevant subject. Applicants with a degree or degree equivalent qualification and relevant work experience at a suitable level within an organisation for an appropriate length of time may be considered, as may qualifications from an approved professional body.

All applications must be accompanied by a Personal Assessment Form. This is a supplementary part of the selection process.

All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Months of entry


Course content

Study our MSc Human Resource Management degree full time or online and gain relevant knowledge and skills to enable you to become an effective HR professional.

The MSc HRM degree has been fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). This course is valuable for those who want to become a human resource practitioner, or needing to develop their professional qualifications in the field of HRM. We work closely with our Industrial Liaison Panel to ensure our course is up to date and relevant.

People, Performance and Productivity!

The benefits of our course are:
•Our Partnerships with Industry
•The excellent facilities at RGU
•The strong emphasis we place on preparing our students for employment
•The tools we provide our students with to ensure their professional development and growth
•The career management facilities at RGU
•Our supportive learning environment
•CIPD Accreditation

Information for international students

For more information, please visit www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/hrm
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/hrm

For Academic Year 2017/2018

All Students

Distance Learning Part-time

£3,310 Stage 1
£3,310 Stage 2
£2,200 MSc dissertation stage
UK/EU Students


£8,650 entire course
International Students


£11,740 entire course

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
distance learning
36 months
full time
12 months


full time
8 months
part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months


full time
4 months
part time
12 months
distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 26 2209