Online Diploma in Human Resource Management (MQF Level 5)

🏆 Study Online in Malta with an MQF Level 5 Online Diploma in HR. Designed for the Human Resources industry in Malta.

Study Anytime. Pay Monthly. 1-to-1 Tutoring. Online. Get 70% Back with the Get Qualified Scheme in Malta.

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Course Duration

10 - 15 Months


Part Time

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About This Course

The MQF Level 5 Diploma in Human Resources is an immersive and adaptable program, curated to elevate your grasp on HR dynamics and bolster your career trajectories, both within the Maltese landscape and on a global scale. The course places a special emphasis on Strategic HR Management, Employee Performance, People Engagement, and the deep interplay between Organisational Structures and Cultures.

Curated by Elephant & Cross course advisors, attuned with the ever-evolving global and Maltese HR landscape, this diploma equips you for multifaceted roles across the HR spectrum. From recruitment and team management to driving inclusive HR strategies and change, you'll be ready for an HR career in Malta and abroad.

💡 Dive Deep

This course will unlock comprehensive insights into Human Resource Management. Delve deep into strategic HR practices, from constructing high-performance teams to mastering employee retention strategies. Grasp the essential interplay between organisational structures and culture, setting you up as an HR professional capable of fostering the ideal work environment, both in Malta and abroad.

🌍 Hands-On

Experience HR beyond textbooks. Our MQF Level 5 Diploma equips students with real-life HR scenarios, actionable case studies, and hands-on exercises. With an emphasis on practical HR skills, you'll be prepared to address both local (in Malta) and international HR challenges seamlessly.

🚀 HR Mastery

Upon completion of this diploma course, your expertise will sprawl across a plethora of HR domains, from Inclusive HR Management to People Engagement. What’s more, you'll have a profound understanding of the myriad ways in which employee values, behaviours, and attitudes influence and shape organisations.

🇲🇹 Full Package

This course offers a full package for students in Malta looking to study HR online, combining academic content with practical skills and support, making it an ideal choice for HR professionals or those looking to enter the industry.

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Are You Right For This Course?

  • You're looking for a tried and tested course for the Maltese 🇲🇹 HR landscape - that has helped over 95 local students take their career to the next level and reach more senior positions within their organisations.
  • You're passionate about understanding people dynamics and envision an exciting career in Human Resources.
  • You're looking for a course that allows you to progress straight into the final year of a University Bachelor's Degree.
  • You are an HR specialist in Malta seeking a qualification that formalises your experience.
  • You're looking for a globally recognised MQF Level 5 Diploma in Human Resources.
  • You work full-time and your schedule is packed - so you need a Diploma that grants you the flexibility to learn at your own pace.
  • You want to elevate your role within your organization, targeting a more senior HR role and a leadership position.
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Get 70% back on your tuition fees with the Malta Enterprise Get Qualified scheme.

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Learning Style

Anytime, Anywhere Learning 🌐

Our 100% online program is tailor-made for busy professionals, allowing you to engage with your course wherever and whenever.

Your Pace, Your Schedule

We value the importance of work-life balance. With our adaptable course structure, you can harmonize your learning with both personal and professional commitments.

Dedicated 1-to-1 Tutor Support 👩‍🏫

Collaboration lies at the heart of our teaching ethos. Access expert guidance, tap into your tutor's extensive knowledge, and get the most out of your educational journey, all without any extra costs.

Your Learning Tools 🛠

It's not just about the 1:1 tutor. We’ve curated an environment rich with extended student support, a bustling student community hub, and meticulously detailed study notes. It's a 360° learning experience.

Hassle-Free Assessments 📝

Take control of your assessment timelines. With our flexible submission policy, you decide when you're ready. And the best part? 🚫 Zero exams, ensuring an enjoyable and applied learning experience.

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Get Qualified Scheme

Get 70% back on your tuition fees in Malta following graduation with the Get Qualified scheme.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for the MQF level 5 diploma, students in Malta should be:

  • At least 18 years of age;
  • Have an MQF Level 4 Qualification or professional managerial experience.

If you do not currently meet the entry requirements:

Our course advisors are here to guide you personally about entry requirements and induction at no extra charge.

Career Prospects

Propel Your HR Career in Malta 🚀

Prepare for an invigorating career in Malta with this MQF level 5 diploma. By completing the course, you'll be equipped with cutting-edge knowledge and skills, empowering you to take up pivotal roles within the HR field.

Graduates have gone on to follow careers as:

  • Human resource managers;
  • HR consultants;
  • HR compliance officers;
  • Talent managers;
  • Recruitment consultants;
  • Training and development analysts.

📈 Progress to a full University Bachelor's Degree with Only One Extra Year

The Diploma is accredited at MQF level 5. Transfer your diploma credits and enter directly into final year of a University bachelor's degree.

Examples of progression/pathway Universities with online top-up programmes include: University of Derby (UoD), University of Lincoln (UoL), University of Portsmouth (UoP) and the University of Sunderland.

Qualification Details

🎉Qualify with Diploma in Human Resource Management (EQF/MQF Level 5).

🎉Graduate with your Diploma in Business and Management (EQF/MQF 5).

  • Qualify with a British Level 4 (equivalent to MQF level 5) Diploma in Human Resource: see the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications here.
  • Graduate with a British Level 5 (equivalent to MQF level 5) Diploma in Business Management. For more information on the qualification, see the Ofqual Register of Regulated Qualifications here.
  • The diploma is certified by QUALIFI and regulated by Ofqual - recognised around the world.
Strategic Human Resource Management
Managing Ethically
Culture and the Organisation
Working in Teams
Organisational Structures
Recruitment and CPD
Measuring and Rewarding Performance
Managing People in Organisations
Interpersonal Skills
Motivating and Influencing People

43% Increase* in Earnings on Average

Individuals with a Level 4 qualification or higher can expect an average of 43% higher earnings compared to those with secondary school education alone.* * Data is based on Eurostat (EU, 2020) study

80% of Graduates Report Career Advancement

Fast-Track Your Career: According to our alumni feedback, 80% of graduates report significant career advancement within two years of completing the course. Boost your career prospects and get empowered with the skills and knowledge necessary to accelerate your career.

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