Professional Diploma in Human Resource Management
- A Professional HR Course



The problems and challenges facing organizations today in the areas of Personnel and HR Management are manifold. In view of this concern, the Association has designed this HR diploma course for personnel specialists whose aim is to enhance their present knowledge and implement new skills and techniques within their organizations.

Programe Structure

This HR Management diploma course can be completed in 10 months. It consists of seven modules, with a diploma being awarded upon successful completion of the course.


  • Human Resource Management
  • Employee Relations
  • Human Resource Development
  • Management and Organizational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management in the Mainland
  • Human Resource Strategies
  • Management Report

Courses have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for CEF purposes.

CEF Course Title:
Professional Diploma in Human Resource Management
CEF Course Code: 21F02265-A

Students applying for the Continuing Education Fund (CEF) should submit their applications directly to the Office of the CEF before the commencement of the programme. For details, please visit the website: or contact the CEF enquiry hotline: 3142 2277.

Language Medium

Cantonese (English Materials and Examinations)


HK$ 23,160  (total) (HK$3,280 each module) - payable by 4 instalments per term
First Term: 1st instalment (HK$820 x 3 modules + HK$200 Application Fee = HK$2,660)

Entry Requirements

Applicants must:

  • be secondary school graduates (F.5); AND
  • possess 2 or more years' working experience; AND
  • have a reasonable command of written and spoken English

Application Period

The HR Management course commences in March, June, September and December each year, and the application deadline is normally two weeks prior to the commencement date.

Advancement Path

Master Degrees
1. MBA (Reg. 210545) (15 months)
via Graduate Diploma of Management (Reg. 211318) (15 months)
Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Australia

2. MBA (Reg. 252455) (18 months, Chinese / English Class)
Glyndŵr University, UK

3. MBA (International Business) (Reg. 252208) (18 months)
University of Greenwich, UK
Bachelor Degrees
1. BA (Hons) Business Studies (Reg. 252020) (1 year)
- Business Studies
- Human Resource Management
University of Greenwich, UK

2. BA (Hons) (1 year)
- International Business (Reg. 251922)
University of Huddersfield, UK

3. BA (Hons) (3 years, Chinese / English Class)
- Accounting and Finance (Reg. 252452)
- Business (Reg. 252451)
Glyndŵr University, UK
Professional Diploma in Human Resource Management (10 months)
Applications for exemptions for up to 2 modules of the programme are welcome and they will be considered by the HKMA Academic Committee whose decision is final.

Admission is on a competitive and individual basis entirely at the discretion of the respective universities. Admission criteria and procedures are set by them and are subject to change without prior notice. The Association does not give any warranty and will not accept any liability regarding the above.

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.


Enrolment and Enquiry Hotline:
2774 8500 or 2774 8501

For course details:
Ms Shirley Chan 2774 8569
For administration matters:
Ms Yan Mok 2774 8578