Course Description

This program will provide you with an understanding of key employment issues and equip you with the skills to respond to the rapid changes reshaping local and international work practices. You will graduate as an ethically aware, highly skilled practitioner in the field of people management and employee relations, setting yourself apart from your peers.Whether you are already engaged in or contemplating a career in human resource management, industrial relations or a related area, this is the specialist qualification you need.The program produces graduates who are effective strategic partners, confident employee advocates, administrative experts, knowledgeable change agents, persuasive professional communicators and discerning researchers.The program is accredited by the Australian Human Resource Institute (AHRI) and is reviewed every three years to ensure the content of the program is relevant to industry needs.For upcoming events and information sessions relating to this degree and the University of Sydney Business School visit:

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $31,000 total course cost.Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,596 total course cost.

Starting dates

March, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 71.7% (national average 66.7%)
Improved skills: 82.6% (national average 80.6%)
Overall satisfaction: 83.5% (national average 83.0%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 88.6% (national average 89.6%)
Studying full time: 4.2% (national average 5.2%)
Median full time salary: $100,000 (national average $102,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 061140E
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MAHRMIRE1000