Taught course

International Business and HRM

University of Derby · Derby Business School

Entry requirements

You'll usually need: A second class or higher undergraduate degree in a relevant area including: business, economics, management, HRM, or another degree with sufficient relevant business experience and a desire to develop your theoretical understanding of HRM. If English is not your first language, you will also need IELTS 6.5.

Months of entry


Course content

This masters programme will develop a deep knowledge and understanding of business and human resource management operations in an international context.

What makes this programme stand out is the integration of key disciplines, including economics, international business, management, employment law and HRM, reflecting what you will experience in your management career.

You will attend our industry standard Residential Leadership Weekend and you can work towards our University of Derby (non-credit bearing) Futures Award in Leadership in International Business.

You will become strategically aware of the factors affecting agents operating in international business and consider different theoretical perspectives for the critical appraisal of the role, operation, and impact of HRM internationally.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

College of Business
+44 (0)1332 591896