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Online degree MSc International Human Resource Management

MSc International Human Resource Management online degree

Full or part-time distance learning degree

Are you inspired to shape organisational culture and employee development to enhance workforce efficiency and foster a positive work culture? Our MSc International Human Resource Management degree empowers you with cutting-edge strategies in recruitment, talent management, and organisational development – essential skills for navigating complex workplace scenarios and leading transformative human resources initiatives.

Develop a comprehensive understanding of HR principles, supported by personalised feedback, real-world case studies, and access to leading industry experts. Our innovative virtual learning environment ensures an online learning journey that is both enriching and flexible, allowing you to start any day and study full or part-time. Step into the future of HR management with a degree that prepares you for the modern world of work.

Online programme schedule

Your online degree at a glance


  • Online, distance learning

Start dates and duration:

  • Apply now for any date from September 2024 onward.

Tuition fees and funding:

  • Total course cost is £9,750 split equally across the duration of your course (full and part-time).

  • For UK students: you might be eligible for an LIBF Scholarship of £1,200 reduction in study fees and you can apply for a non-means-tested government master's loan.

Entry requirements:

  • 2:2 honours degree and above or equivalent – from a recognised institution.

  • English language: IELTS Level 6.5 or above with no element below 6.0 (or equivalent).

Get your online degree digital prospectus

You’ll find everything you need to know about studying an online degree with us in our digital prospectus. To receive your personalised prospectus, please fill out the form below with a valid email address.

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Fees for MSc International Human Resource Management

Complete your degree at your own pace and fit your studies around your professional and personal life.  

For UK students, the total fees will be the same – whether you choose to study full or part time – and there are no fees for the application process

Student loans

You may be eligible for a government master's loan.

LIBF Scholarship

As an LIBF student, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for an LIBF Scholarship. The LIBF Scholarship is an award of £1,200 towards your tuition fees, spread over the duration of your course and reducing your total fees. You are eligible to apply if your household income is less than £3,500 per month.

Fee reductions

You can get up to 5%* off your total fees if you pay in advance (*reduction depends on study duration). To explore all funding options for your MSc International Human Resource Management degree, check out our UK fees and funding page or international fees and funding page.

The prices shown below do not include any scholarships.

Online degree
Full time
Duration 12 months
Complete your degree in the shortest possible time and study flexibly – when and where suits you!


 in total

You'll study 9 modules in total (approx. 37 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option one
Duration 18 months
Study for a degree whilst fitting it around your work, care and other life commitments.


 a year

You’ll study 6 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option two
Duration 24 months
Take time to study and spread the tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.


 a year

You’ll study 4–5 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).

Shape your future with LIBF online courses

Flexible learning: your life, your pace

Choose when and where to study, full-time or part-time, with your progress fully supported by our tutors. Learning never has to feel rushed or delayed – it's your journey on your schedule.

Over 140 years of expertise

Upgrade your expertise with the skills of the future. Benefit from our long heritage of education in business, management, and technology combined with the latest digital advancements.

Innovative personalised learning

Learn on your own terms. Gain the skills you need to reach your full potential with support from personal tutors and study coaches, backed up by an always-on AI study assistant: Syntea.

Rewarding your ambition

Distance learning is an affordable, tailored option that fits your lifestyle, with fee reductions available. Fees for online degrees can also be spread over the length of your chosen course.

Entry requirements for MSc International Human Resource Management online

Every application is different. If you’re not sure whether you meet the entry requirements, or you have any questions, contact us for advice. 

Typical offer

English language requirements

Free iPad to support your studies

If you’re based in the UK, we’ll provide you with a complimentary iPad for your studies. It will contain everything you need to get started and you can use it throughout your course. When you graduate, it will be our gift to you.

We’re sorry we can’t make this gift available to international students studying online right now.

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MSc International Human Resource Management course details

Equip yourself with the skills to lead human resources in a variety of settings, from startups to multinational corporations. Our online masters in International Human Resource Management hones your skills in strategic HR planning, performance management, and legal compliance, empowering you to become a catalyst for positive organisational change.

Contact us about our online degrees

If you have any queries about how to apply for our online degrees, or anything else, please contact our Study Advisors.

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 6.00pm UK time.

Career opportunities: MSc International Human Resource Management

Studying an online masters in international human resource management opens doors to vast industries ranging from technology and finance to healthcare and education.

Equip yourself with an holistic understanding of HR management principles, ethics, and strategic talent development, laying the foundation for a rewarding career that contributes to meaningful organisational change.

Join the ranks of HR professionals an embark on diverse career paths such as:

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HR business partner

As an HR business partner, you are the bridge connecting HR strategy to business execution. Acting as both a strategist and consultant, you partner closely with senior leadership to identify workforce requirements aligned with business goals. Develop and execute HR initiatives to increase productivity, performance, and employee satisfaction.

Leverage your expertise in organisational psychology and talent management to advise on the best HR practices, fostering an environment that encourages innovation, diversity, and inclusion.

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Talent acquisition specialist

Attract and onboard top talent that aligns with the organisation's vision and values. Your responsibilities extend beyond hiring – you're tasked with shaping the candidate experience, from initial contact through interviews and finally, the offer stage. Harness the power of people analytics to enhance recruitment strategies, ensuring a high-quality talent pipeline.

Your keen understanding of the labour market and recruitment technologies positions you as a key player in an organisation's growth, directly influencing its success by bringing in the right people.

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Organisational development consultant

Drive businesses towards efficiency, adaptability, and continuous improvement by diagnosing issues and creating strategies that enhance organisational performance. Your understanding of business ethics, corporate governance, human resources and change management principles, will enable you to lead transformation initiatives that align with the company’s business goals and ethical standards.

You'll enhance operational efficiency and also nurture an agile, resilient workforce ready to adapt to the ever-evolving business landscape.

Advance your career with MSc Human Resource Management

As a graduate of this online MSc International Human Resource Management degree, you'll have exciting career opportunities, often working in multidisciplinary teams with professionals from diverse backgrounds, such as from our online master's in Business Psychology.

LIBF has been great. Tutor support is amazing and don’t even get me started on the study materials. 11/10, couldn’t have asked for a better experience. You can tell the tutors and student support, etc, really want you to succeed. Really couldn’t have wished for a better experience, I’ve had my expectations blown out of the water. LIBF is the way to go!
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Rachel D

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

Why study MSc International Human Resource Management?