Human Resources Management

Faculty: Faculty of Management
Degree(s): Bachelor of Business Administration
Campus: Fredericton

It all begins with people. You hire them. You train them. You inspire them. That’s what human resources is all about.

By specializing in Human Resources Management with an honours or concentration, you will learn how to attract, motivate, and retain the right people for your organization. You’ll also learn how to establish workplace ethics, codes of conduct, training programs, employee handbooks, and reward programs and how to consult with top executives about policy and planning.

Why Human Resources Management at UNB?

UNB’s BBA with honours in Human Resources Management is formally recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management.

You’ll learn from top-notch instructors recognized nationally and internationally for teaching and research. Small class sizes lead to greater interaction between you, your instructors, and your peers.

Experiential learning

Experience human resources management first hand through the following:

  • Education and networking events with HR practitioners
  • Human resources internship
  • Co-operative Education (Co-op) program

Skills you will acquire:

  • Develop and implement HR strategies
  • Design employee selection criteria
  • Conduct job interviews
  • Check references
  • Create compensation packages
  • Establish training programs
  • Develop motivation techniques
  • Conduct performance reviews

More info

For more information, see the Faculty of Management.

Admission Requirements

For admission requirements, select "Business" in our admission requirements tool.

Sample Courses

  • ADM 4856: International Human Resources Management
  • ADM 4815: Training and Development
  • ADM 4526: Motivation and Work Behaviour
  • ADM 4825: Compensation Management


  • Human Resources Coordinator
  • Affirmative Action Coordinator
  • Recruitment Specialist
  • Compensation Coordinator
  • Employee Benefits Coordinator
  • Employee Welfare Coordinator
  • Employment and Placement Coordinator
  • Training and Development Coordinator