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Management Studies - Human Resource Management (Hons), BMS(Hons)

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  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #266 (QS) Hamilton, New Zealand
The Management Studies - Human Resource Management (Hons) at the University of Waikato prepares you to play a pivotal role in company needs – the person who recruits, develops and trains employees to achieve success.
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Overview

Gain the essential skills to recruit, develop and manage an organisation's most valuable asset - its people.

Studying Management Studies - Human Resource Management (Hons) at University of Waikato  turns you into a strategic player who knows how to position employees for the long-term success of a company.

A career in human resources is all about selecting the right people for the right jobs; then knowing how to train, develop and motivate staff to improve their individual performance. It means you'll be involved in all areas of staff recruitment, salaries, employee benefits, training programmes, managerial behaviour and staff productivity.

We'll teach you how to achieve the best results from employees through practical workshops, where you'll apply human resource management practices to address real situations in the workplace.

Career opportunities

  • Human resource manager
  • Recruitment consultant
  • Health and safety manager
  • Industrial relations mediator
  • Employment court official
  • Human capital development strategist
  • Payroll manager
  • Mediation specialist

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Accounting for Management
  • The World of Digital Business
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Remuneration and Reward
  • Leadership and Facilitation
  • Economics of Human Resources and Public Policy
  • Managerial Behaviour
  • Women and Management
  • Career Management and Development

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Birth certificate, passport and permits
  • Evidence of citizenship
  • Evidence of any change of name (if your name is different from that on your birth certificate)
  • A written statement in support of your application, if applicable
  • Evidence of any previous tertiary study
  • Proof that you meet the academic entry requirements (Completed International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum of 24 points)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19055 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19055 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    4403 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4403 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Fees (Domestic): NZD 6,591 per year
  • Fees (International): NZD 28,525 per year

Living costs for Hamilton

  • 1470 - 2020 NZD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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