Taught course

Human Resource Management

University of Leeds · Leeds University Business School

Entry requirements

A good quality Bachelors degree (2.1 or above) usually in the social sciences or equivalent qualification and relevant experience. Applications with a good quality degree from a non social science background will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MA Human Resource Management is a highly valued postgraduate qualification. It is designed for those who want to pursue senior level careers in human resource management (HRM) and covers essential skills for your professional development and future career.

The programme has an international focus and draws on the leading research of our expert teaching team. This research-led teaching means that you will also receive an excellent grounding if you are interested in research careers or doctoral studies.

Leeds University Business School now holds the ‘triple accreditation’ from the three leading international accreditation bodies: AACSB; the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and EQUIS, the European Quality Improvement System.

Information for international students

Students from outside the EU are guaranteed a place in University accommodation if they are accepted on the course, and apply for accommodation before the deadline. If English is not your first language, you will need a recognised English Language qualification eg IELTS or TOEFL.

Fees and funding

Numerous scholarships are available to UK/EU and International Students. Please visit our website for more information.

Information on fees and funding can be found on our website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Dissertation25 (12500 words)

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)113 343 4908