Build upon your existing interpersonal skills for a rewarding career 

If you want to be the go-to person in any office environment and have the insights to create a welcoming workplace, a degree in human resource management could be the right choice for you.  

At Arden University, we develop our degree programmes with the most relevant, useful, and forward-thinking human resource management practices, so you are prepared to succeed in current and future work environments. Our educational materials reflect the kinds of challenges you’ll face today in a human resources position, as well as provide you with transferable interpersonal skills you can apply to a range of other professional roles. 

We offer human resource management courses which are certified by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), and our master’s in human resource management is approved by the Chartered Institute of Professional Development (CIPD). These qualifications ensure your programme is held to the latest industry standards, and that you’ll be prepared for success in any career path you choose. 

You can find out about our full range of courses below

Choose how you want to learn   

At Arden University, we offer you the opportunity to study your way. Want to study your course entirely online from anywhere in the world? Then our online learning courses offer you the chance to do just that. Plus, you’ll have the flexibility to create your own study schedule that fits around your personal and professional life.  

If you’d prefer to attend lectures and tutorials at one of our study centres in London, Manchester, Birmingham or Berlin, then our blended learning courses build in two days a week of face-to-face tuition with your course tutor and classmates, complemented by around 25 hours of online study.  

Whichever route you choose, you can continue to work alongside your studies, either full or part-time, to ensure that you don’t press pause while achieving your qualifications. With Arden you don't need to give up work or any other commitments to gain an internationally recognised, and professionally accredited qualification that can take you places. 

What can I study?

Bachelor’s course in human resource management 

If you already know you want to pursue a career in human resource management, or feel that you are truly a ‘people person,’ a bachelor’s in HRM could be the first step on your career path. A degree with a focus in human resource management from Arden will start you on the right track to either begin a career in HRM, or enter into a wide range of related roles. 

Master’s courses in human resource management 

If you’ve already established yourself in on a career path and want to get a more leadership position, or if you’re interested in changing your current field, a master’s in human resource management could be the best route for you. Arden has master’s programmes which are purely centered around HR management practices, or even a special focus in the field of data analytics. You have the flexibility and expertise to decide what direction you want to go in your career. 

Is a degree in human resource management right for me? 

At Arden University, we regularly review and update our degrees to make sure our learning materials reflect the highest industry standards and current practices.  

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in HR management or want to brush up on your interpersonal professional skills, a degree in human resource management from Arden will set you up for success. 

Our team of human resource management academics 

At Arden University we seek academic staff members who have contributed to their field and are passionate about what they teach. The academics who teach our human resource management courses can instruct you based upon their own experiences and successes in the professional world. 

Degrees at Arden University School of Business and Management


Course filter Clear

by mode
by subject
by award

Not what you’re looking for?  

If one of our human resource management degrees isn’t right for you, you can find out about our full range of courses here. All our departments offer career focused programmes at a range of levels. 

Still not sure? Why not give one of our advisors a call? They can talk you through your skills, interests and career ambitions to help you decide the right programme to fit around your life, as well as the learning methods that may best suit you.  

Where can a degree in human resource management take me? 

After earning your degree in human resource management, you will have the qualifications and industry skills to start your career, or advance your current role to a more senior position in your organisation. Graduates can go on to work in nearly any sector they choose, with titles including manager, consultant, or advisor.  

Students just entering the workplace or getting their start in human resource management can use their degree to take their first step into the professional world with confidence. If you already have work significant experience and are well-established in your industry, a degree in human resource management can help you achieve your career ambitions and advance to a higher level of seniority.  

Ready to get started? 

If you’ve chosen your course and are ready to get started, you can begin your online application today! 

The application only takes a few minutes to complete, and then one of our course advisors will assess your submission and contact you to discuss your eligibility.