This programme provides a route for those with a Level 7 qualification in an HR related field to 'top-up' to an MSc in Global Human Resource Management.
1 year (part-time)
Number of credits:
60 credits at Level 7
Roehampton's Business School has a close relationship with the CIPD as well as the Guild of HR Professionals.
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
Students will be working with experienced HR scholars and practitioners.
Transform your mind-set and the way you understand the strategic contribution of human resources managers in global organisations.
Course and Module Details
This programme is tailored to students with the ambition to become leaders and practitioners at the interface of Human Resources and Corporate Strategy. On successful completion of the programme students will be able to progress their Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (CIPD) membership at Associate or Chartered levels.
As a Top-Up course, this programme is aimed at those working in the HR profession who have already completed a HR related qualification at 120 credits (Level 7) to progress to an MSc by taking an additional 60 credits.
The programme curriculum benefits from our faculty’s research expertise in organisational studies and their practitioner links with Human Resources-related professions, including the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (CIPD).
A full list of modules will be available here shortly.
Graduates may choose to advance their careers in a variety of Human Resourcement Management specialisms such as organisational development, employee engagement, learning and development, performance management, reward and talent acquisition by undertaking a dissertation in a specialist area.
Students can also use the knowledge they have gained to perform at a higher level within the HR profession in their current industry or take an opportunity to transition to a new role or sector such as setting up their own business as a career or HR consultant.
How to apply
You can now apply for any programme for any entry point in 2023.
All postgraduate taught applications can be made via our online application form.
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Postgraduate application process FAQs
No, you can save and revisit your application form and can contact us directly at any time if you need advice or assistance.
If you are a prospective postgraduate student who has home fee status, then you can apply close to the start of the course of study. However, if you have international fee status and require a Tier 4 Visa, then you will normally need to apply much earlier. Please see our application deadlines for postgraduate study.
We encourage all students to apply as early as possible, as some programmes have limited numbers.
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