Digital Masterclass - The Path to CHRO with a CIPD-accredited HRM Degree 14 Aug 15:00-16:00

Monday 14 August 2023 (15:00-16:00)

Birmingham Business School 


Join our digital masterclass on The Path to CHRO with a CIPD-accredited HRM Degree and find out what it’s like to pursue a postgraduate degree in Human Resource Management at the University of Birmingham Dubai.


The changing landscape of businesses brings about unprecedented workplace trends where Human Resource Management plays a pivotal role in shaping modern organisations and offers a dynamic career path for those aiming to excel in HR. Attend our exclusive webinar on The Path to CHRO with a CIPD-accredited HRM Degree, as our expert academics and CIPD partners guide you through the benefits of studying a professionally recognised HRM degree that goes beyond traditional classroom learning. Discover how this programme equips you with strategies, insights, and skills employed by accomplished HR professionals to effectively lead diverse teams and navigate challenges.

This masterclass will provide you with an overview of the programme and the various career outcomes associated. While the programme is widely pursued by HR and L&D professionals, it is also open to new entrants in HR looking for a career change. 

This event will take place on Zoom and a link will be shared upon booking.

Meet the experts

Dr Mona Mustafa

Programme Director and Associate Professor - Birmingham Business School 

Mona Mustafa is an Associate Professor at the Birmingham Business School and the Programme Director for the MSc Human Resource Management Programme. She has worked as a consultant for UNESCO and UNDP on a number of projects on education and culture in the Middle East, Arab Diaspora in Europe and promoting health and wellbeing in African countries.

Prior to moving the the UAE, Dr. Mustafa worked in the UK and taught at the University of London and City Business school for over 10 years. She completed her PhD at the University of London within the school of Management and is a Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of personal and development (MCIPD).

She has extensive experience in teaching business courses and is a reviewer for several academic journals such as the International Journal for Human Resource Management (IJHRM). 

About the programme

The MSc HRM programme is distinctive in providing critical understanding of people management and the employment relationship in a ‘big picture’ national and global comparative context. Graduates of this programme will be engaged with critical thinking to, ideally, become more ethically aware and morally responsible managers, employees and citizens, equipped to promote good people management ideas and practices in workplaces and wider society.

The programme is offered by Birmingham Business School, which is is part of an elite group of global business schools and holds the Triple-Crown accreditation from leading bodies AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB. It is home to one of the strongest research-led teaching groups of HRM, employment relations and organisation studies academics in the UK. 

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), the professional body for HR practitioners, the MSc HRM programme at University of Birmingham provides students with the opportunity to initially become CIPD student members, granting access to CIPD resources in addition to existing academic resources through the University.

Our leading academic staff in Dubai teach to the same standards as our UK based programmes and you will graduate with the same MSc degree from the University of Birmingham. The programme offers both part-time and full-time modes of study, providing you with the opportunity to tailor your learning experience to meet your personal and professional needs.