Human Resource Management - Postgraduate Certificate

Complete this professional certificate program in as little as eight months of full-time studies, or part-time in two years.

In this age of globalization and innovation, the ability to acquire, develop, and motivate talented people has become the number one challenge for most organizations. The postgraduate certificate in Human Resource Management (HRM) is designed for students who wish to learn how HRM contributes positively to both organizations and the people who work for them. This exceptional program is ideally-suited to new graduates seeking further specialization, or working professionals wishing to further develop their understanding of human resource management. Develop new talent, drive organizational change, and become a true HR leader.

Graduating from Trent in 2019? We have good news.

As a new Trent grad, you qualify for direct admission to our new Postgraduate Certificate in Human Resource Management. No need to apply. Registering is easy – just send a confirmation email to from your Trent University account. We will also waive the application fee.  For more information about the program and this special offer, visit call 1-888-739-8885.

Degrees Offered:

  • Certificate


  • Durham GTA
  • Peterborough

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"I won a scholarship through the Human Resources Professionals Association of Durham. This scholarship has helped me pay for school and taken the weight off of my shoulders allowing me to enjoy school even more."

Marisa Vipond
Human Resource Management Leader

Career Paths:

Career Opportunities

  • Human Resources Manager
  • Employee Relations Manager
  • Compensation or Benefit Analyst/Manager
  • HR Information Systems Manager
  • Recruiter
  • Training and Development Manager
  • HR Consultant

Popular Courses:

  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Leadership, Training, and Development: A Cross-Cultural Approach
  • Motivation and Compensation Systems
  • Organizational Selection in the Canadian Workplace
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Admission Requirements

Program Requirements:

  • To be eligible for this program, you must hold a degree from an accredited university. Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree with a planned completion before September are eligible.
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