Programme Code:
Mode of Study:
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NQF Level 9, Credits 240

Master of Human Resources Management

Course Overview

The Master of Human Resource Management is designed to provide students with the human resource management knowledge and skills at an advanced level. The programme aims to equip students with an exemplary knowledge and relevant expertise in their area of major, labour relations, organisational behaviours and human resource development, to operate effectively in today’s ever changing and challenging business environment both in public and private establishments. It introduces students to advanced comprehensive principles, concepts, theories and problem-solving techniques to cope in a workplace environment. This programme further aims to inculcate a sense of appreciation for innovative, analytical and creative thinking in human resource management areas. Through this programme, students will explore ways in which Human Resource Management value chain roles exist and function within Namibia and other countries generally. The programme will further enable students to acquire knowledge, as well as added hands-on practical approaches to develop research initiatives that to solve real life challenges.

Admissions Requirements

Applicants that hold a Bachelor of Human Resources Management Honours degree from Namibia University of Science and Technology or an equivalent qualification at NQF Level 8, that was obtained from any recognised institutions or a 4-year pre-NQF qualification with a strong research component in related fields are eligible for admission into this programme. An evaluation of the applicant’s academic record and personal letter providing reasons for wishing to enrol for the Master of Human Resource Management will be required for selection purposes.

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