Human Resource Management

University of the Highlands and Islands


UHI Inverness, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


HR professionals play a crucial role in the development of organisations, and this recognised award is designed to help current and future HR practitioners prepare for the challenges and opportunities in today’s rapidly changing business environment.

Whether you are a graduate looking to gain employment in this specialist field or already in work and needing to develop your skills and abilities, the part-time, CIPD accredited MSc in Human Resource Management is ideal for you.

The course will equip you with the skills to make an immediate and effective contribution to the HR function by helping to attract, retain and develop the employees needed for organisational success.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Human Resource Management

You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Human Resource Management

Entry Requirements

2.2 Honours degree; or CIPD Foundation Certificate and Diploma in Human Resource Practice plus relevant professional experience.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Master's

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

2.5 - 5 years


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SCQF Level



Career Sectors

Administration and Management General


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