MA in Human Resource Management and Talent Development

Via LEB Professional Diploma in Business Administration leading to Master of Business Administration (Master’s Stage delivered online by LEB) awarded by the University of Gloucestershire.

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Attend 06 Online Modules

Self-study on E-campus with exclusive content and pedagogy.

Attend 6 live classes or watch recordings

Attending live or recorded classes can help you review crucial knowledge.

Complete 06 Assignments

Writing six assignments fulfills the requirements of six courses.

Attend final capstone courses

The final capstone course will help you with your thesis or capstone projects.

Complete capstone project

Writing a capstone project or final thesis with academic support.

Internal and external audit

Results are audited by internal and external boards to determine graduation status.

Program in Details


The Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Talent Development is crucial in contemporary business practices, where the strategic integration of HRM is paramount. This integration enables organizations to navigate the challenges of change management, organizational development, and competitive positioning. Effective HRM strategies are essential for leveraging the potential of human capital, fostering a resilient and adaptive corporate culture, and driving sustainable organizational growth.


In this program, after earning the Professional Diploma at Level 11 from LEB, learners have the opportunity to pursue an MBA. This next step involves completing the Master’s Stage, which is delivered online by LEB based on the partnership between LEB and the University of Gloucestershire. Following this, SIMI Swiss will also award the Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Talent Development at the final stage.


Upon graduating, the program offers joint recognition and qualifications, solidifying professional skills across various business management areas:


    • Professional Diploma in Business Administration (PDBA) from London Examinations Board (Level 11 SCQF, equivalent to EQF level 7);
    • Master of Business Administration from the University of Gloucestershire (Master’s stage delivered online by LEB);
    • Based on the final result, SIMI Swiss also issue Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Talent Development.

The program consists of 6 modules and a Master’s Capstone Project, totaling 180 UK credits, lasting a minimum of 1.5 years.

First stage – Mandatory modules from SIMI Swiss:

After each module, learners will take an ending exam. The end-of-module exams are application-oriented essays to help learners review knowledge, apply knowledge in the workplace, and improve the practical environment.

Second stage – Master Dissertation:

The Master’s Top-up Stage is delivered online by LEB through a collaborative agreement with the University of Gloucestershire. Learners will study directly with instructors from the LEB, which is approved by the University of Gloucestershire, and within the University of Gloucestershire system:


    • ASS001: Research Proposal – 10%
    • ASS002: Dissertation – 80%
    • ASS003: Reflective Journal – 10%
Final stage – Result evaluating and qualifications award:

After evaluating and recognizing the results, the University of Gloucestershire will award the Master of Business Administration qualification (Master’s Stage delivered online by LEB). Following this, SIMI Swiss will also award the Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Talent Development qualification.

Teaching and learning strategies:

The program's central training philosophy starts with understanding the theory and case studies currently applied in world enterprises and then applies the learned knowledge to the enterprises themselves and the learners’ business environment. In addition to the practical knowledge, the program also equips the necessary skills for a business leader and manager in the volatile and risky global business context.

The program is Learner-centered and focuses on solving learners’ problems:

The Learner-centered training method will focus on solving learners’ problems through background knowledge and case studies that are applied in successful businesses worldwide. Through each module, learners will step by step solve management problems that they face every day with the guidance of the theoretical system, the practice system, expert lecturers and local teaching assistants.


Qualities of effective leadership

Learners will explore the making and developing of powerful leaders.


Developing interpersonal skills

Connecting and bonding with people within the commercial sectors is extremely important for good business. This module trains learners in skills to improve and enhance communication techniques to create strong bonds.


Motivating and influencing people

Inspiring people to create a unity of direction within business.


Making decisions

Doing the right things in the right way at the right time. Learners will look at the process of making a good decision.


Creativity and problem-solving

Do problems pose a threat or are they an opportunity to improve? Here, learners will figure out how to turn a problem into an advantage.


Studying and using management theories

There are many theories concerned with management and the various models developed from these theories. This module looks over these theories with real-life examples.


The external operating environment of business

Planning for influences on the business outside your control.


Culture and ethics

The culture and ethics involved in the business world today.


Governance and directorships

Structuring and controlling a business in a professional way.


Analyzing the competition

What are my competitors doing, how are they doing it, and why are they doing it? Reviewing and analyzing competitors’ actions to enhance managerial roles.


Marketing strategy

Creating an effective and successful market presence. Looking at the development of marketing strategies to create successful marketing campaigns.


High performance sales

Learners will grasp the key elements of successful selling.


E-Marketing communication

Understanding and using effective electronic messages to market.


Customers and their needs

Ensuring that your customers are recognized and valued.


Strategic human resource management

Human Resource Management must play a central role in the strategy of any organization. It is concerned with people as an asset of the business.


Recruiting and CPD

Getting the best people. Developing the best people. Keeping the best people.


Measuring and rewarding performance

Knowing and measuring how your people are performing.


Interpreting business accounts

Using and understanding the litmus tests of business health.


Tools of financial analysis

Resources, tools, and techniques to keep a finger on the pulse of the business.


Managing cash and working capital

Cash, cash flow, and working capital. The lifeblood of business.


Exercises in quantitative techniques

How to use and understand key figures.


Impact of technology on business

Analyse and exploit the role of e-business within a business sector.


Innovation and R&D

Creating commercial advantage from innovation and research.


Implementing and managing quality systems

Right first time, right every time. The place of quality in business strategy.


Strategic planning tools

Resources, tools, and ideas to help create an effective business strategy.


Strategic and systems management

Options for strategic direction. Making the right choices for your business.


The business plan

Creating a plan that targets the stated aims and objectives of a business.


Developing high-performance teams

Cohesion and teamwork that enhances business performance.


Managing projects

Getting things done. Using the right tools to run projects.


Strategies for growth

This module explores the different ideas of growth and the various tools, measures, and controls at a manager’s disposal in planning for growth.

Entry Requirements

In addition to the entry requirements, candidates applying to the program are also assessed for their suitability by the admissions committee before joining the program to ensure that they can acquire and benefit from the program.

Entry requirements:

To enroll this program, learners must possess one of the criteria below:


    • A Bachelor’s qualification in Majors from accredited universities; 
    • Or a Level 6 EQF diploma or equivalent. Level 6 Diploma must be from organizations that are authorized to issue qualifications and have been accredited.
English requirements:

If a learner is not from a predominantly English-speaking country, proof of English language proficiency must be provided.


    • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2 or equivalent;
    • Or A minimum TOEFL score of 101 or IELTS 6.5; Reading and Writing must be at 6.5 or equivalent.

Please note: SIMI and eUniversity reserve the right to make admissions decisions based on the requirements of recognized agencies and the global quotas of the program.

Learning Method
Learning method:

The Fully Online or Hybrid learning model (conditionally applied), allowing students to study with original programs from Switzerland and partner countries. This enables students to achieve qualifications equivalent to those of full-time international students without the need to live in or attend on-site activities. The Broadcast classes with SIMI’s Lecturers on scheduled days are perfect for those with busy work lives or limited time during the week.


The following video will provide learners with a direct and comprehensive overview of enrolling in online classes at SIMI Swiss: CLICK HERE


Supporting Systems:

We understand that pursuing a postgraduate accredited program can be both exciting and challenging, especially for busy adult learners. To assist in overcoming challenges, we’ve developed the SIMI Swiss Supporting Systems, designed to help navigate any difficulties during learners studies.


For a comprehensive overview of our support, please watch our informative videos for assistance at every step of your academic journey: CLICK HERE


Effective SIMI Pedagogy:

At SIMI, we pay special attention to the effectiveness of our programs. As for our exclusive teaching method specifically designed for busy learners, we strongly believe that this method will allow learners to seamlessly integrate foundational theory and professional knowledge into the context of real life and career.


The following video will help you understand this method more deeply: CLICK HERE

Transition from another program

In collaboration with APEL.Q (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning for Qualifications), the world's first experience-to-credit and diploma conversion system, students who are in the middle of studying in a peer-level program can can be considered for transfer to partner university programs to save time and costs.

Candidate benefits:
    • Learners do not have to retake the subjects they have learned if the subjects have the same or similar Learning Outcome of the subjects that MI Swiss (also member of SIMI Swiss) is implementing.
    • Reduced fees based on the number of transferable credits.
    • Reduced study and graduation time corresponding to transferable credits.
Applicable objects:
    • Students studying in other programs wish to transfer results to programs at E-University and partner universities.
    • Students have graduated from an equivalent program who wish to save time and money to earn a qualification in another major.
Admission and Transfer Principles:
    • The program being accepted must be equivalent and within the same field of study.
    • Courses previously completed (with transcripts, results, or proof of study) must fully or partially correspond to the courses in the E-University program and its partner universities.
    • SIMI Swiss, MI Swiss, E-University and its partner universities reserve the right to determine (1) the number of credits to be transferred, (2) the fees to be reduced, and (3) the potential shortening of the program duration.
    • SIMI Swiss, MI Swiss, E-University, and its partner universities do not accept students from fraudulent universities.

Pedagogic Approach

Tell & Show

What do I need to know?

Bite-sized content that introduces theories and concepts with worked/illustrative examples to underpin the concepts and theories presented.


Involve Me

How is this relevant to me?

Application of the theories and concepts presented. Additional directed learning, so learners can find out more about the subject/subject areas.

Tuition fee

Test Me

What have I learnt?

Self-assessment, to verify learning and comprehension, is combined with practical assignments to ensure mastery of your knowledge.


Remind Me

What have we covered?

Summary of all the key points, issues raised.



How can I measure my learning?

Feedback relating to appropriate learning opportunities to reinforce and consolidate learning.


Tell & Show

What do I need to know?

Bite-sized content that introduces theories and concepts with worked/illustrative examples to underpin the concepts and theories presented.


Involve Me

How is this relevant to me?

Application of the theories and concepts presented. Additional directed learning, so learners can find out more about the subject/subject areas.

Tuition fee

Test Me

What have I learnt?

Self-assessment, to verify learning and comprehension, is combined with practical assignments to ensure mastery of your knowledge.


Remind Me

What have we covered?

Summary of all the key points, issues raised.



How can I measure my learning?

Feedback relating to appropriate learning opportunities to reinforce and consolidate learning.



Accreditation not only ensures high quality but also helps to maintain the value of the diploma after graduation.

Accreditation of University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire is a top-ranking public university in the United Kingdom:
    • Ranked in the top 1000 global universities ( Times Higher Education – THE);
    • Ranked in the top 200 public universities in the UK ( Guardian League Table 2023 rankings);
    • Achieved Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in 2023 at a “very high-quality” level;
    • Ranked 16th in terms of graduate employment rate after 5 years across the UK;
    • Ranked 3rd in the UK for faculty quality and teaching standards (What Uni Student Choice 2022 rankings);
    • Ranked 10th in the UK for the quality of student care (What Uni Student Choice 2022 rankings);
    • Ranking 10th in the UK for employment prospects (What Uni Student Choice 2022 rankings).

See more information about the recognition and awards of University of Gloucestershire: CLICK HERE 

Accreditation of LEB

LEB is a legal entity headquartered in the United Kingdom and is registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers and the UK Education and Skills Funding Agency. The programs are recognized within the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework. The Scottish government accredits LEB Professional Diploma in Business Administration, SCQF Level 11 equivalent to Master Level 7 of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). 
    • Look up the Scottish National Master's level qualifications: CLICK HERE
    • Introduction to the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) for the LEB Professional Diploma in Business Administration: CLICK HERE
    • Guidelines for checking the accreditation of the Professional Diploma from the London Examination Board (equivalent to Master’s Level): CLICK HERE


Consular legalization is crucial to verify the authenticity of the school, the degree, and the student. This process helps authenticate seals, signatures, and titles on official documents and papers.

Apostille and qualification confirmation of University of Gloucestershire:

Note: The information provided here is accurate as of the publication date, and the content may be subject to changes based on the regulations of each country without prior notice.


The E-University, SIMI Swiss, London Academy of Sciences, Partner Universities, and Qualification Awarding Bodies (collectively referred to as 'Parties' or 'We') hereby state and affirm that:


    • The Parties expressly disclaim any guarantee of acceptance of a degree by a third party. The acceptance or rejection of a degree is contingent upon the discretion of the receiving entity.
    • The Parties explicitly disavow any guarantee pertaining to salary increments, promotions, new employment opportunities, or employment acceptance subsequent to graduation.
    • Although there exist regulations concerning cross-recognition and equivalence of qualifications, it is important to note that each country, organization, and entity retains the right to acknowledge and recognize its own degrees. The Parties do not assure automatic recognition of degrees during the diploma and certificate usage process, including the issuing of transcripts, by any of our members. Furthermore, the Parties do not assure or endorse the process of recognizing equivalent qualifications (if applicable).
    • The Parties do not assure or commit to facilitating opportunities for immigration, employment abroad, acquisition of work permits, teaching permits, or professional licenses in the UK, Europe, or any other country.
    • While the Parties extend maximum support, they do not guarantee 100% approval of student visas (in the case of full-time study) or Schengen visas (for attendance at the graduation ceremony in Europe) if learners do not meet the requirements of the host country and the competent authority responsible for immigration, relocation, and settlement in other countries.

Tuition Fee Per Academic Year

CHF 400

 Application Fee

  • Due before enrollment.
  • Only pay when the requirements are fulfilled.
  • Non-Refundable.
CHF 35,000

Semester 2

  • Right After Semester 1.
  • 2 installment payments.
  • Special scholarship for students in online programs.

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