MSc Data Analytics & Human Resource Management | Arden

This course provides you with an in-depth understanding of today’s debates in the field of human resource management, particularly the principles and concepts at play in statistics and data analytics and the practical application of these concepts in human resources and people management.

Course details

We’ll help you prove you’ve got what it takes for the next step in your career with our MSc in Data Analytics and Human Resource Management. This course empowers you to use in-depth data analysis to make more effective HR decisions for your organisation.
  • Mode of study: online
  • Intake: Intakes: September, January, April
  • Course length: 1 year
  • Course fee: 9500 per year

Arden University London

Course overview

Ultimately, this innovative degree will give you a combination of data analysis and HR management skills, designed to help you become a strategic decision-maker and accelerate you to a senior position. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to apply what you learn to your day-to-day role, allowing you to demonstrate immediate value to your current or future employer.


Entry requirements

To be eligible for Arden’s MSc Data Analytics and Human Resource Management degree, you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent


Today’s business environment has an increasing demand for data analytics skills. By completing this course you’ll gain a competitive advantage that sets you apart from other HR professionals. Whilst studying, you’ll:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of human resource management and the role of data analytics in HR
  • Demonstrate the ability to gather, handle and visualise data insights within a business context 
  • Demonstrate the ability to use data insights to make strategic HR decisions
  • Use problem-solving skills to find innovative solutions to HR challenges
  • Complete projects or tasks that have directly improved your organisation


By giving you the skills and knowledge you need to demonstrate strategic planning and decision-making capabilities, we’re preparing you for the next step in your career as an HR professional. You’ll also have the opportunity to collaborate with your international classmates on the course, building your global business network.

  • Data Design
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
  • HRM in Context
  • Managing the Human Resource
  • Reward Management
  • Research Project