MSc in Human Resource Management - University of Limerick - Kemmy Business School

University of Limerick - Kemmy Business SchoolLimerick - IRELAND

Field(s) of study: Human Resources Management
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 50 €
Course cost: 7 000 €

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Jan 2017
Dec 2017

Available slots: 

Available spots: : 30
Places available per academic year: 30

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

1 year (12 months)

Start of the program: 

March 2017

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years
A Level+4 years



The programme is CIPD accredited at the highest level and EPAS Accredited (awarded by the European Foundation for Management  Development).

  • Psychology of Decision Making & Organisational Change
  • Irish And European Labour Law
  • Human Resource Management in Transition
  • Comparative Industrial Relations
  • International HRM
  • Theory and Practice of Negotiations
    Professional Development

Course format: 

  • The MSc in HRM is designed to be completed through 12 months full-time or 24 months part-time study.
  • Attendance for the part-time variant is one evening per week each semester.
  • Two semesters per year.
  • Attendance for the full time variant is two evenings per week each semester.
  • There is also an international study trip which takes places over 5 days.

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

  • Management Consultancy
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisational Development
  • Training and Development
  • Management and Leadership Development
  • Employee Relations
  • Research

Entry requirements

  • At least a 2:2 honours primary degree in a relevant field (human resource management; work and organisational psychology; business). However, students from cognate backgrounds are also encouraged to apply.

Admission criteria: 

  • Qualification transcripts and certificates
  • English language qualification if English is not your first language
  • Certified English translations of your transcripts/certificates where the originals are in a language other than English.
  • A copy of your birth certificate (long document)
  • An interview may form part of the application process

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