International Human Resource Management and Organizational Development, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English (book IELTS)
This program provides students with a deep understanding of how hr strategy fits into overall corporate strategy, giving them the tools to work anywhere in the world, in any company.


The mission: to train managers who will be able to contribute to corporate performance through the effective management of the company’s most valuable asset – its workforce – by focusing on HR and organizational issues on an international scale.

  • Improve corporate performance by acquiring fundamental HR skills to recruit, manage and enhance talent.
  • Become a global leader by learning how to handle IHRM operations in a dynamic international environment.
  • Gain the edge in the professional world by learning about organizational development, HR’s newest challenge.
  • Follow an intensive and stimulating academic and practical program in a multicultural environment.
  • Earn a certificate in serious game applied to HR.
  • Earn your degree from a triple-accredited institution.
  • Highly international student cohort and teaching faculty
  • Learn how to design HR strategies to optimize corporate performance
  • Up-to-date program content covering latest trends in IHRM
  • Innovative and interactive pedagogy, including serious games.
  • Graduate with the skills, knowledge and network to work in HR anywhere in the world


GGSB is the international school of Grenoble Ecole de Management, which is accredited by AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS. Only 1% of business schools worldwide hold this triple accreditation.

Programme Structure

  • Introduction to the Program
  • Study Skills and Techniques (Case Study Methodology, Academic and Professional Writing, Presentation Skills etc.)
  • Team Building and integration activities
  • Moodle e-learning platform user training
  • Introduction to the Library and Computing Services at GEM
  • Student Administrative Issues
  • Alumni Association information
  • Strategic Management
  • International Labor Economics
  • Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Human Resource Management
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • HR Reporting
  • Information Systems for HR Managers
  • Staffing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Book IELTS
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • This postgraduate MSc program is open to both young and mature graduates from any field and with no or limited work experience. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills, good oral and communication written skills and a strong motivation for international relations and business.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    19300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19300 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    19300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19300 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Grenoble

  • 870 - 1240 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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