MSc Human Resource Management & Employment Relations

Careers

WBS CareersPlus service
We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks and tailored mock interviews.

General and Practitioner seminars
We run events throughout the year where we invite you to listen to senior practitioners in industrial relations and personnel management talk about their work and discuss contemporary issues. Recent guests include representatives from:

  • TUC
  • Hewitt Associates
  • Acas
  • Barclays Capital
  • Equity.

 

Workshops & guidance
You will have the opportunity to attend workshops covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres in Term 1, and access to a careers coach with specialist knowledge of your course.

Additional workshops including networking, CVs and cover letters and assessment centres, are also provided throughout the year. 

University careers service
You can access the careers services provided by the University's Student Careers and Skills team. The University's graduate job site, MyAdvantage lists thousands of graduate job placements and internship opportunities throughout the year, as well as a range of other useful online resources.

Graduate employment prospects

Graduates from our courses in the human resource field go into roles all over the world, working in big blue-chips, public sector, employers’ and employees’ organisations, think tanks and research institutes specialised in employment-related topics.

This course will prepare you for careers within human resource management, learning and development, talent management, human resource consultancy and as employment relations practitioner for employers and employees’ organisations. 

Adidas   HR Retail Manager
Britvic   Group HR Business Partner
E.ON   Learning & Development Specialist
IBM   Talent Management Process Lead
Lloyds TSB   HR Manager
PricewaterhouseCoopers   HR Manager
Queens University Belfast   Head of Student Welfare
Save the Children   Global HR Assistant
South Central Ambulance   HR Advisor
Visa   HR Manager

 

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