BA (Honours) in Human Resource Management

Full Time

BA (Honours) in Human Resource Management

National College of Ireland
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    1st year fees
  • 300
  • Campus
  • Bachelor
  • 3 years


This full-time HR course draws on NCI’s seventy years as the leading educational institution for human resource management. Our world-class faculty, and industry links mean you will find the course to be current, practical and comprehensive. You will graduate with an extremely well-regarded qualification and excellent career prospects. This is an excellent business degree with a focus on human resources that will equip you with the latest knowledge and build on your skills in working with people.

You may also be able to take advantage of an opportunity to engage in a year-long, accredited work placement between years two and three. This placement will be credit-bearing and comprises an extra year in the degree. Access to such placements will be limited and highly competitive.

As a graduate of this course you will:

  • Have a thorough understanding of human resource management.
  • Understand the world of business and how HRM integrates with other areas.
  • Develop personal skills in teamwork, communication and research.

Admission Requirements

Minimum entry requirements are a grade H5 and above in two higher level subjects together with a minimum of O6/H7 in four other subjects. A minimum of grade O6/H7 must be obtained in English. A grade O6/H7 must be obtained in Mathematics.

Courses Units

You need to complete 300 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

More Information

If you want an interesting and varied business career, with an understanding of business strategy and human resource management, this degree will appeal to you. The course is for school leavers, mature students and graduates of QQI level 5/6 programmes who wish to embark on a course of full-time study.

Career Opportunities

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