Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

IE University
Program overview
10 months
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available

Start dates
October 2023

October 2024

October 2025

About this program

Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

The workplace needs to be re-invented to regain happiness, well-being, and success as a virtuous cycle. This requires a new leadership paradigm, which is why this cutting-edge program uses new HR and talent development skills and technologies to design people-centered strategies that are strategically aligned with business objectives.

Admission requirements

In addition to our holistic evaluation of each candidate’s skills, personality and motivations, we have some concrete requirements across all master’s programs:

  • General requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
  • Language requirements: All programs are delivered in English, so candidates who are not native English speakers will need to prove a high level of English proficiency.

For more information about admissions requirements for this program, please visit the university website.

Does this course require proof of English proficiency?

The TOEFL iBT® test is accepted by 11,500 universities and higher education institutions in over 160 countries. Book your test today!

Learn more Advertisement

Program content

The Master in Human Resources & Talent Development covers four key areas, delivered over three terms:


Understand how to leverage key facets of the new world of HR to drive real change in organizations. Learn about new organizational models, the power of culture, and explore HR as a relevant business partner.


Become an expert on human behavior and psychology and learn to develop people to achieve sustainable excellence. Get trained in positive leadership, effective communication, group dynamics and conflict resolution to become an indispensable leader of your team.


Learn to lead change in the workplace by actively shaping it through HR. Explore core topics like the talent pipeline, hiring strategy, job crafting, and performance management to strategically identify and develop human potential.


Tech is changing the way people work, and staying on top of this evolution will set you apart from the competition. Delve into the latest HR technologies: Integrated HRIS, people analytics, well-being apps, gamification, and e-learning. Transform your career as a future-forward and innovative HR and talent dev expert.

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Program delivery

This master’s is a 10-month program divided into three terms, each addressing key knowledge areas and skills you need for a career in talent development & HR. The program is delivered on-campus in Madrid.


The tuition fees for this program are 29,200€ per year

Career paths

Some of the roles you could take on after completing this program:

  • Leadership and Management Consultant
  • Learning and Development Manager
  • Talent Manager
  • HR Executive
  • Executive Coach
  • Entrepreneur

About this institute

IE University

Our dynamic and holistic postgraduate programs will unlock the door to your future. Don’t put your education on hold—launch your professional journey! At IE University we offer more than just an education. Our programs give you hands-on experiences that put...

Read more about this school

Why study at IE University

IE University is more than just an education, it’s a life-changing experience. With cutting-edge resources and innovation at our core, our programs guarantee that you gain the tools necessary to be a leader of tomorrow. Step into the IE Community—a world of like-minded colleagues, experienced faculty and an extensive global network—and step out as a well-rounded professional with a worldwide network, ready to tackle today’s challenges and predict tomorrow’s trends.

With our unique methodologies and over 45 master’s programs on offer, you’ll be able to find a program that best suits your needs. What’s more, you can personalize your studies to adhere to your schedule and professional goals. Don’t put your education on hold: the future is now.

Contact info

IE University

Calle de María de Molina, 11-13-15
28006 Madrid

Phone no: +3491 568 96 00


Be the first to write a review!