Taught course

International Human Resource Management

Institution
University of Reading · Henley Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a good first or second class UK honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). See website for more details.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Ranked in the top 1% globally, the triple-accredited Henley Business School is the ideal destination if you want to study business and management at postgraduate level. You’ll learn from internationally renowned academic experts and thought leaders who have relevant experience in international business, marketing, entrepreneurship, human resource management and accounting. You’ll also benefit from our close connections with international organisations and senior industry leaders, as well as our involvement in high-profile academic conferences such as UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development). All of our programmes take a practical, research-led approach to business and management. Our interactive teaching methods will enable you to evaluate and discuss complex topics, giving you an unrivalled insight into the challenges facing organisations in an international context, with a particular emphasis on governance and ethical dilemmas. We are committed to attracting only the strongest applicants, and to developing outstanding professionals and business leaders. You can be certain that our staff will work hard to bring out the very best in you, to develop a range of transferable business skills and technical knowledge that will enable you to achieve your career goals and aspirations.

• Provides a grounding in the field of international HRM and its development into a strategic function

• Approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

• Combines theory with insights from practice

• Includes a number of guest speakers drawn from international organisations, consultancies, HR specialist functions and the CIPD

Career and personal development planning is integral to our master’s programmes. Our team of supportive professionals give you the fundamental tools needed to achieve your career aspirations. You will enhance your prospects in a range of careers related to your first degree discipline or in a general business management role. Depending on the programme, you will also be suitably equipped for specialist roles in accounting, finance, international business and entrepreneurship. Employers include large corporations, multinational enterprises and government agencies.

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Peter Miskell
Email
postgraduate@henley.ac.uk