Bachelor Degree in Human Resources Management

Course Overview

In today’s competitive business environment, Government and non-governmental organizations are involved in the War for Talents that allow Institutions to create Institutional excellence and continuously improve its bottom line. The Bachelor Degree in Human Resource Management (BHRM) will enable you to integrate all components of human resources systems so as to improve individual and organizational performance. It provides you with specialized training in all aspects of HR management that involves the study of the employment relationship, compensation, recruitment, selection, remuneration, development, and retention of staff. This degree is designed to develop the student's theoretical knowledge and practice experience in the area of Human Resource Management.

Ideally, BHRM will assist you as an employee to find the best way to increase the quality of services and products produced in an organization. It will also enhance your knowledge and skills to develop and manage value-added human resources policies and programs, and provide expert consultation, services and solutions in an efficient and customer-focused manner

What you'll study

Entry Requirements

Lower Second Class Diploma with a GPA of 3.0 in Finance and Banking or  Economics and Finance,  Economics and Project Planning,  Insurance and Risk, Taxation, Credit Management, Accountancy and Micro Finance, Accountancy with Information Technology or Business Management or Procurement and Logistics Management or Human Resources Management or  Business Administration or  Development Planning or Enterprise Management or Community Development or Local Government Administration or Public Administration or Accountancy or any related qualification AND 4 passes at O level or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.


Form VI with two principal passes in the following subjects: History, Geography, Kiswahili, English Language, French, Arabic, Fine Art, Economics, Commerce, Accountancy, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics, Agriculture, Computer Science or Nutrition or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0

What you'll experience

On this Human Resource Management Course, you'll:

  • Be taught by professionally qualified staffs who have industry experience and expert academic researchers
  • Tailor your studies to focus on the aspects of Human Resource Management that interest you most and match your career ambitions
  • Be equipped with necessary skills on how to plan, organize, control and lead workforce to improve coordination between all departments and units to maximize productivity and service delivery of the given company
  • Apply the concepts and skills you learn to real scenarios

Careers and opportunities

Our graduates now work in roles including:

  • Human Resource Officers
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Human Resource Managers
  • Human Resource Directors
  • Employers
  • HR Polices Developers
  • Administrative Officers

Teaching methods

Teaching Methods

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Field work
  • Study tours
  • Practical work
  • Research
  • Portfolio

How you're assessed

You’ll be assessed through:

  • Written exams
  • Field practicum
  • Presentations
  • Case studies
  • Technical reports and logbooks
  • Group assignments
  • Individual assignments

Course costs

Registration (IAA)


Examination (IAA)


Application Form (IAA)


Wear and tear




Computer Lab Fee Non-Computer Programme


How to Apply

Institute of Accountancy Arusha admission cycles are normally guided by two regulatory authorities that is The National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) and the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU). If you apply to IAA, you will be following provisions as set forth by the mentioned authorities.

Different programmes have different entry requirements. You can visit our programme page to see entry requirement for different programmes or be sure to read thoroughly the TCU admission guide book and the NACTE admission guide book.

  • Fee 1,500,000/=
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Language English
  • Mode of Study Full time
  • Intakes October intake