Distance Learning Master Human Resources Management (M.A.)

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Start your distance learning master's programme Personalmanagement* today

* This programme focuses on human resource management.

Do you want to discover tomorrow’s talent? In the distance learning programme "Personalmanagement”, you will learn how to find excellent people and ensure they become satisfied employees. For this, you will acquire all necessary hard and soft skills in recruiting, employer branding, talent management as well as in personnel development. Use your master's degree to prepare for new tasks or a leadership position!

With the 60 ECTS credit master's degree, you can graduate in just one year. In the 120 ECTS credit programme, you'll delve even deeper into the subject. If you want an international career, our English-language master's in Human Resource Management is perfect for you, whether as a 60 ECTS credit programme or a 120 ECTS credit programme.


Your study programme summed up

Study programme & degree

M.A., 120, 60 ECTS credits
Language: de, en
Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible

Application & starting date

Start from today, Online application, no application deadline

Study duration & extension

12, 18, 24, 36, 48 months, depending on model Extension possible free of charge


Study programme independent of time & place No mandatory attendance Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App Exams online or at nearest examination centre

Study fees

Starting at 329€/month, depending on model Regular discount campaigns

Recognition & Approval

Study program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned 120 ECTS - EN: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 161216c 60 ECTS - EN: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1134722 120 ECTS - DE: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 161216c 60 ECTS - DE: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1134722
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Study Programs

Your online master’s programmes in Human Resources Management

The online master's proigramme in Human Resources Management is available as a 60 ECTS or 120 ECTS programme in German or English language.

Study Content

Your electives in the master’s programme in Human Resources Management

Your master’s programme in Human Resources Management is as practice-oriented as possible. In the 60 ECTS programme, you choose one out of 8 electives: These include modules such as “Human Performance”, “Kommunikation und Coaching” or “Recht der Arbeitsverhältnisse”. In the 120 ECTS programme, you select two from 27 electives. Your options include the modules “Management Consulting”, “Erfolgsorientiertes Controlling” or “Change Management und Agilität”. 

Do you still have questions?

Our free student advisory service has all the answers for you! We take the time to advise you individually and without obligation.

We support you. Right from the start.

Together we will find the best solution for your career path.

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Study flexible

anytime and anywhere with 24/7 online exams, full- or part-time.

Learn innovatively

on your digital campus with your own AI study assistant and multimedia tools.


Benefit from an accredited degree with excellent career prospects.

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Your professional future

Geschäftsleute in Büro

HR Business Partner

As an HR Business Partner, you are the first point of contact for Managers for all enquiries relating to their employees. You take care of labour law issues and provide advice to employees at all times. As a Management Coach, you also identify possible potential or undesirable developments in the team and work out appropriate solutions together with those responsible. In addition, you support the introduction of new products or processes and maintain communication between HR and other departments.

Why IU is the best choice

Shape your studies your way

Plan your study routine however you like. You decide whether you prefer to study at night or during the day, at the library or in a cafe. You can even choose the start of your studies flexibly.

Easily organise your study routine

On your online campus, you're always up to speed. Here you organise your entire studies and find everything in one place – from digital scripts to an overview of your grades.

Deepen your knowledge individually

Deepen your knowledge interactively and suited to your learning style. With multimedia tools such as our AI study assistant, live sessions and learning sprints, you prepare better for your exams.

Take exams flexibly

Do you feel confident in the practice exam? Then sit your exam 24/7 online or at a location of your choice. In some courses, the final exam may be a workbook or portfolio.

Awards, accreditations and certifications

IU Internationale Hochschule ist seit 1999 eine staatlich anerkannte HochschuleIU Internationale Hochschule ist vom Wissenschaftsrat akkreditiertIU Internationale Hochschule ist zugelassen für FernunterrichtIU Internationale Hochschule erhält beim StudyCheck-Award 2023 die Auszeichnung „Top Hochschule in Deutschland“