Gain deeper understanding of the role of human resources in organizational leadership, and learn how to use HR functions to advance the mission and strategic goals of the organization with a master's degree in human resource management.
As the business world becomes increasingly complex, today's business professionals must have a diverse skillset. These new business professionals must be agile and approach challenges with a systems-thinking mindset and, increasingly, must have a focused area of specialization.
A graduate master's degree is a great way to highlight these in-demand skills and showcase subject matter expertise, as well as gain knowledge that can be applied to your workplace from day one.
The requirement is a good first degree (at least a Second Class Lower) from a recognized university with at least two (2) years of relevant work experience. There is one admission in August every year. An entrance examination or interview may be conducted.
Professors at Knutsford School of Graduate Studies and Research (SGSR) will help you to do more, think more and learn more. It's what they do — and it's why their students love them.
The MBA in HRM is open to recent college graduates who may have an undergraduate degree in business. The programme will give students a solid foundation with the core skills and knowledge needed to launch a career in Human Resource Management.
The Career and Professional Development department of Knutsford University College is committed to the growth and achievement of our graduates. It provides hands-on guidance, career-building tools, and access to an extensive network of students, alumni, and employers.
The Financial Aid Office at Knutsford School of Graduate Studies and Research (SGSR) is committed to assisting students to explore and understand all the financial aid options that are available to help you manage your financial planning and ensure that you are able to achieve your educational goals.
Graduates of the human resource management master's programme will demonstrate by integrating the expertise and value of a human resource lens into an organization's strategy to strengthen its ability to meet strategic goals.
This is a rigorous 2-year course. Students take such courses as Organisational Behaviour & Management, Human Relations in Organisation, Human Resource Management, International Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations & Labour Law, Advanced Business Policy and Strategy. In the second year, in addition to courses in human resource management and other areas, students also write a two-semester long essay under supervision. The MBA programme is also available during the weekend for busy workers who cannot enrol for the regular MBA programme. It is structured the same way as the regular MBA programme however lectures are on Fridays from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturdays from 7:30am – 8:30pm.
The requirement is a good first degree (at least a Second Class Lower) from a recognized university with at least two (2) years relevant work experience.
There is one admission in August every year. An entrance examination or interview may be conducted.
Knutsford's online human resource management courses encompass the top skills needed by today's HR professionals.
Master's degrees from accredited MBA programmes are in high demand in the business world, and employment in masters-level occupations is projected to grow by almost 17 percent from 2016 to 2026. A master's degree also pays off: the median salary for professionals with a master's degree is $72,800+.*
*Sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 2019; job titles: Monster, 2019
The role of HR within organizations is continuing to shift from purely administrative functions to becoming a strategic partner in attaining organizational goals. Take the next step in your human resources career with a comprehensive graduate master's degree.
A graduate master's degree is a great way to highlight in-demand skills and showcase subject matter expertise, as well as gain knowledge that can be applied to your workplace from day one.
Graduates of the human resource management online graduate certificate program will demonstrate the following industry-specific skills, knowledge, and competencies: