Human Resource Management

University of Galway


Course Name Human Resource Management
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 1MIF1
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
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Applications to most postgraduate programmes at University of Galway are made online via The application system will be open from 1 October 2022 to accept applications for entry to the 2023–24 academi...

Application Date WHEN TO APPLY: University of
Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+Postgraduate Tuition Fees
Fees can be subject to change from year to year. Please check for exact individual course fees. Fees quoted are all per annum fees.

Tuition fees for international (non-EU*) students ar...

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Financial Support Grants
Comprehensive information is available online at Grant applications can also be made online at

Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements
A H2.1 undergraduate honours degree in business or a related discipline (NFQ Level 8), or international equivalent, is normally required. However, candidates with a H2.2 honours degree and who have a minimum of 2 years ...

Number of Places 40
1. Accredited: This is one of a small number of Irish programmes accredited by the CIPD.

2. Opportunity to complete a six-month internship and gain valuable experience.

3. High-profile and research-active academic staff.
Course Summary

Expand+This programme, accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), is designed to help you to develop a thorough knowledge and applied competence in the fundamentals of human resource management and employment relations. Y...

Course Content

Expand+The programme is designed to help you to develop a thorough knowledge and applied competence in the fundamentals of employment relations and human resource management (HRM). As a student on the programme, you may join the CIPD, the professional ...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Our students are employed nationally and internationally in HR by companies such as Alkermes, Beckman Coulter, Boston Scientific, Comfort Keepers, CPL Recruitment, Dunnes Stores, Forest Laboratories, Google, the Health Services Executive, Kerry Group, IBEC, Intel, The Irish Times, Matrix Recruitment and Medtronic. A number of graduates have continued their education to PhD level.
Further Enquiries CONTACT
Dr Fiona Sheridan
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