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Human Resource Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 44 months
University rank #242 (QS) Online
This Human Resource Management degree offered at the University of Leicester gives you the flexibility to work from home, so you don’t fall behind in your professional life. Whether you commit to the Diploma or the full BSc, you’ll gain a critical understanding of human resource management and training within organisations.
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Our BSc Human Resource Management by distance learning combines all the benefits of a University of Leicester degree with the flexibility to suit the needs of working professionals. You have the option of applying for the Diploma or full BSc depending on the level of qualification you aim to achieve.

Programme Aims

The BSc Human Resource Management qualification offered at the University of Leicester involves studying the Diploma and BSc over 40 months. The Diploma qualification involves studying for the Diploma over 19 months.

The Diploma is studied over 6 modules. By the end of the Diploma, you will:

Be able to demonstrate how an understanding of the issues involved in HRM can assist the human resource manager in managing staff effectively

Compare and contrast formal and informal learning and be able to discuss the merits of each

Discuss how effective employee development can impact upon an organisation's performance whilst assessing the theory and practice of management considering the importance of leadership and the HRM function

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 44 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Academic Writing Skills
  • Research Methods
  • E-learning
  • Industrial Relations in a Changing Economy
  • Labour Market Themes, Issues and Controversies
  • High-Performance Work Practices
  • Equality and Diversity

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Alternatively, if you meet the entry criteria outlined below if may be possible to begin your studies at BSc level.
  • Completion of the University of Leicester Diploma in Human Resource Management or Lifelong Learning and Industrial Relations (achieving an average of at least 45% overall)
  • Or an equivalent University of Leicester qualification (e.g. foundation degree)
  • Or we will consider equivalent qualifications (in level and content) to the Diploma. Please note that we can only consider qualifications taken within the past five years from reputable academic institutions

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4625 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4625 GBP per module and a duration of 44 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4625 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4625 GBP per module and a duration of 44 months.
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