Human Resources and Labour Relations Programme, 180 cr

In order for an operation to be successful, the vision of the management and the prerequisites of the co-workers need to be balanced. At the Human Resources and Labour Relations Programme you will receive the requisite knowledge for helping companies and organizations achieving the right balance.

Key roles for working life

With diverse skills specializing in humans at work, as a human resources specialist you will have a key role at many work places. During the course of the education you will get the opportunity to put your newly acquired skills to the test by performing examination assignments out in the work place. This will also provide valuable contacts for your future career.

Skills in great demand

When the human resources function receives an increasingly important position within both the business sector and the public sector, there is also an increased need for people trained within strategic human resource issues. 

From recruitment to the working environment

After graduation you can work with a wide spectrum of tasks from recruitment and organization development to improving the working environment. You are also eligible for studies at an advanced level.

Application information

General entry requirements for higher education in Sweden and courses corresponding to the following Swedish Upper Secondary School courses: - Mathematics 2a or 2b or 2c - Social studies 1 b or 1a1+1a2



Application *
Autumn 2023
Normal teaching
2023 - 2026
Number of participants: 54
Location: Gävle
Application code: HIG-19806
Language: Swedish
Pace: Full-time

*) The online application at opens approximately one month before application deadline.

Published by: Camilla Haglund Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2022-02-21
Högskolan i Gävle
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)