HR academy: University of Bath School of Management

first_imgHR-specific courses MSc in management with HR offered as aspecialism (students decide on their specialism in the January afteradmission). Its executive, modular and flexible MBAs feature HR as a core course.Founded 1966College CV The school is one of only seven out of 100 businessschools to achieve both top research and teaching ratings in the HigherEducation Funding Council (HEFC) assessments and one of the 22 business schoolsto be rated “Excellent” in the most recent HEFC Teaching QualityAssessments. For the fifth consecutive year, Bath was fifth out of 86institutions in the business and management league tables, compiled by the 2001Times Good University Guide. This year, it has also been ranked among the top100 business schools worldwide by The Financial Times. Entry The MSc course is designed as a fast-track qualificationfor bright students. Its rankings mean it can be choosy and a minimum of a 2.1in a non-business degree is required. So far this year it has had 1,200applications for the 150 places. MBA applicants should have three years’ workexperience at management level. Star academics John Purcell MA, MSc, DLit, FIPD is head ofHRM. His research and publications centre on the connection between corporateand business strategies and HRM in the private and public sectors. He also runsthe school’s Work and Employment Research Centre, incorporating the HRDirectors Forum Alumni The school has an alumni officer and encourages formerstudents to keep in touch and network. Those who have done MBAs at Bath canattend refresher courses and talks by top-level speakers. www.bath.ac.uk/management  Related posts:No related photos. Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article HR academy: University of Bath School of ManagementOn 26 Jun 2001 in Personnel Todaylast_img read more