MSc — 2024 entry Human Resources Management

Do you want to develop an advanced level of knowledge and understanding related to the human resource management function in organisations? Our course offers engaging academic study with the development of important professional skills that will impress prospective employers.

Key course information

Typical offer
2:2 minimum
Start date
September 2024
1 year
UK fees
Overseas fees
Stag Hill

Why choose
this course?

  • As a human resource management student you’ll be based in the Surrey Business School and be part of a vibrant community, focused on improving business practice and creating a sustainable and positive change. 
  • Designed for students who have studied human resources management (HRM) or related modules in an undergraduate business degree, our MSc in Human Resources Management will give you the skills you need to help organisations of all kinds lead with dynamic, forward-thinking HR. 
  • Our course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, providing opportunities to enhance your employability. The course structure closely follows the requirements for the CIPD’s Advanced Diploma in HRM, offering you the opportunity to become a Chartered Member of the CIPD after successfully completing all the modules specified in their requirements. 
  • Outside of the course, studying with us gives you access to exciting industry-specific talks and valuable networking events with HR leaders, skills workshops and much more. You'll also have the opportunity to conduct applied HR research in a real organisation. 
  • The School is renowned for its: 
    • World-class teaching and research 
    • Strong focus on entrepreneurship and enterprise 
    • Vibrant and diverse community 
    • Excellent career prospects. 
Find out more information


Fantastic graduate prospects

94% of our Surrey Business School postgraduate students go on to employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2023, HESA) 

Top 10

Surrey is ranked 9th in the UK for overall satisfaction (Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2023) 

Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

We have increased our overall research quality ranking by 12 places to 33rd in the UK


AACSB logo
CIPD approved centre

About the University of Surrey

Need more information?

Contact our Admissions team or talk to a current University of Surrey student online.

Terms and conditions

When you accept an offer to study at the University of Surrey, you are agreeing to follow our policies and procedures, student regulations, and terms and conditions.

We provide these terms and conditions in two stages:

  • First when we make an offer.
  • Second when students accept their offer and register to study with us (registration terms and conditions will vary depending on your course and academic year).

View our generic registration terms and conditions (PDF) for the 2023/24 academic year, as a guide on what to expect.


This online prospectus has been published in advance of the academic year to which it applies.

Whilst we have done everything possible to ensure this information is accurate, some changes may happen between publishing and the start of the course.

It is important to check this website for any updates before you apply for a course with us. Read our full disclaimer.