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Human resource management degrees

What is human resource management?

Human resource management (HRM) is about the relationship between employers and employees and involves the effective management of people in an organisation. HRM includes analysing jobs, planning personnel needs, recruiting the right people for the right job, evaluating performance and resolving workplace disputes.

Why study human resource management?

Creating a positive workplace culture is at the heart of HRM. Studying HRM will develop key critical thinking skills, which are much sought after by employers.

Why study human resource management at Strathclyde?

Studying human resource management at the University of Strathclyde, you'll be learning at an award-winning academic institution. A 5-star QS-rated university, we were named Times Higher Education University of the Year 2019 - the only university to win the award twice.

A degree in human resource management from Strathclyde is greatly valued by employers. Our recent graduates have found jobs in insurance, retail, manufacturing, recruitment consultancy and in the public sector.

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The best thing about Strathclyde is the quality of the courses. Great teachers, good programmes and the right mix of theoretical and practical classes.
Mara Torres
MSc Human Resource Management