University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) - MSc Human Resource Management

Programme designed to provide an advanced level of knowledge, understanding, and ability around people management and leadership.
  • University of Central Lancashire, England
  • 8300 £
  • 2 Years
  • Online
  • 22 May 2023

Course Information

This programmme will provide you with the ability to critically evaluate how to build organisational structure and capacity through people management and developmental processes, encourage regular, systematic improvements to performance and professional development across the workplace, strategically assess trends and best practices that can be imported from outside the organisation to improve business processes and analyse the methodologies of colleagues and stakeholders and champion professionalism in the HRM practice.


By studying this programme you are gaining an associate membership to Institute for Research into Organisations, Work and Employment (iROWE) and gaining access to its wide network and range of published material.

Also, by graduating from our UCLan master’s in HRM you will be avarded with CIPD Level 7 Advanced Diploma award, which is the highest level of qualification offered by the he Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development . CIPD is the professional body for Human Resource Management professionals and is recognised in the UK, Ireland, Middle East, Asia, and beyond. 


About the University / School

The University of Central Lancashire is the international, multi-campus University tracing its roots back to 1828 and leading the way in modern learning today. It is one of the UK’s largest universities with a staff and student community approaching 38,000.

The University of Central Lancashire was founded in 1828 as the Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge. University's motto ‘Ex solo ad solem’ means ‘from the earth to the sun’ and remains an important part of who we are today. UCLan helps people from all walks of life to achieve their potential. In UCLan we believe in helping people to seize every opportunity to flourish in education, at work and for life. Through the combination of academic excellence and real-world teaching, the university inspires people to transform their lives by seizing opportunities and achieving things they never thought possible.

Graduates of The University of Central Lancashire achieve outstanding results and are highly employable. Over 69% of UCLan's students graduate with a First or 2:1 while 95.5% of our graduates enter employment or further study within six months of graduating.

UCLan offers truly international experience, with student community coming from more than 100 countries around the world. UCLan is ranked in the top 7% of universities worldwide (Centre for World University Rankings 2021-22).

The University has recently refreshed its Strategic Plan to further recognise that sustaining and enhancing the wellbeing of people, places and the planet are amongst the most important challenges we face today.


Learning format

This programme consists of four modules followed by the research project.

Weekly activities include mix of webinars, forums, and learning activities. In order to complete essays, projects and dissertation you will be provided with an access to online library where learning materials can be found.

Assessment is made based on a combination of formative and summative assessments. Formative assessment involves tutor feedback on your presentations and other projects, whereas summative assessments will typically take place through essays and assessed coursework.


Entry requirements

In order to qualify for the programme an individual needs to meet the following criteria:

-hold at least a 2:2 degree or equivalent professional experience or learning in a related field,

-if English is not a first language, you’ll need to hold a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or an acceptable equivalent.

However, please note that we’ll consider all candidates on their individual merits.

Apply before:

08 May 2023

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University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) - University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) - MSc Human Resource Management