MQF Level 7 Diploma in Human Resource Management Ofqual no: 603/5897/X
MQF Level 7 Diploma in Human Resource Management Ofqual no: 603/5897/X
120 UK Credits | 60 ECTS


The objective of the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Human Resource Management qualification is to provide learners with the skills and understanding in human resource management (HRM) that align with good strategic decision making to maintain organisations’ competitive advantage.

Learners acquire knowledge through an integrated approach of theory in human resource management and practice using real-time activities. Successful completion of this qualification will develop learners’ strategic human resource management and leadership skills and their ability to focus on the requirements of implementing an organisation’s strategy.

The Level 7 Diploma in Human Resource Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or to work toward a relevant Master’s programme with advanced standing.

Mandatory Units

  • Strategic Human Resource Management (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)
  • Engagement of Employees and Organisational Learning (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)
  • Leadership Development and Performance Management (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)
  • Global Resourcing, Talent and Reward Management (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)
  • Managing Employment Relations and Employment Law (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)
  • Business Research Methods (20 UK Credits | 10 ECTS)


OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.

Qualification Structure

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Human Resource Management qualification consists of 8 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 UK credits (60 ECTS), 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Duration and Delivery

The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning.

The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by approved centres only.

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Euro (EU / Maltese)5500.00
Euro (Non EU) 8000.00
Course Length

1 Academic Year


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Registration Fee €350, Exam Fee €60, Assignment Submission Fee: €50