Human Resource Management (BA) Part-time

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  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    16th September 2022

Course Duration:

3 Academic Years

Admission Requirements:

The minimum requirements are Grade D3 (ordinary level) in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate, to include Mathematics and either English or Irish. Mature students will be considered on an individual basis. This course is offered on a modularised basis and requires participants to attain 60 credits in each year.


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All part-time programmes at MTU will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that fees quoted relate to the academic year 2022-2023 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only.

Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their MTU email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures. For more information on fees, please visit fees/students  


Course fee

€185 per 5 credit module, (incl. exam fees)
Fees for Semester 1 to be paid on registration.

Year 1 
Semester One – Mondays & Wednesdays, 6pm -10pm, 
Semester Two – Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 6pm-10pm

Year 2
Semester One – Tuesdays & Thursdays 6pm - 10pm, 
Semester Two – Mondays & Wednesdays 6pm - 10pm

Year 3 
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6pm - 10pm

Classes are 2-3 nights in Semester One of third year


Please note that students in Year 2 & 3 are required to attend lectures and workshops on some Saturdays during the Semester. Dates will be advised in advance. This degree has an embedded award at Level 6 whereby all students who successfully complete Year 1 of the programme will be awarded a Certificate in HR Management and Development.



The course is designed to meet the needs of those working in human resources/training and development or for someone aspiring to a career in the discipline. The course also attracts line managers, supervisors and team leaders who wish to gain people management skills.


Are you eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)? For details, see the information on the following link rpl



Graduates of this degree are eligible for membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).


Graduates may also progress to BA (Honours) in Human Resource Management or to the Honours Bachelor of Business via one semester of Bridging Studies.



Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management (Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications)

For detailed information on modules for the BA in Human Resource Management, please click here

  • Onliine application is open for course commencing 12th September 2022.
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €450 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

    Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.

  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience. If you think  you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out


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Olive Murphy O'Dwyer, Course Coordinator
021 433 5900

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