Strategic HRM Master Class

Masterclass StrategischHRM voor Managers
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Start- and course dates
October 3, 2023
Utrecht Campus
April 2, 2024
Utrecht Campus
October 7, 2024
Tilburg Campus
3 days
€ 3600 (exempt from VAT)
Number of locations
Multiple locations

Strategic HRM Master Class

The foundation of every organization is formed by its employees. Guiding and developing these talents is a complex task. Whether you are a manager leading a team or an HR professional influencing the organizational culture, you understand the value of growth and development for both individuals and broader business success.

How do you approach this systematically? Do you focus on behavior or results? And how does this translate into developing talented employees? And how do you keep valuable talent on board optimally?

In the Strategic HRM masterclass, you will find answers to these questions so that you can immediately work with your team or organization towards the desired results. 

Why TIAS School for Business & Society?

  • Financial Times top-ranked business school for executive and in-company education.
  • All lecturers are top experts from academia and the business world.
  • Directly applicable scientific and practical knowledge.
  • Flexible programs tailored to your needs.

Participant profile

The Strategic HRM masterclass is designed for forward-thinking managers and passionate HR professionals. Regardless of your background, you understand the importance of growth, development, and talent retention for the long-term success of an organization. Participants are seeking scientific depth and practical value. Participants have at least 5 years of work experience and a higher professional or university degree.

Some examples of participants:
  • Department heads and managers (line or staff)
  • HR-professionals
  • Business unit managers
  • Regional managers
  • Directors
  • Project managers
  • Team leaders

Admission requirements

We strive for participant groups full of talent, experience and potential. For this reason, we apply admission requirements. This lets us guarantee the highest quality education for you.

We expect:

  • At least 5 years of work experience in a relevant role
  • A completed higher professional or university degree

Design your own track and earn your TIAS Diploma of Excellence.

Our master classes also let you design your own track and earn your TIAS Diploma of Excellence. You take five master classes, choose a concentration in personal leadership and write a final paper applying your new knowledge.

Popular tracks:

You can also choose other subjects to build your Leadership & Management track.

Recognize, develop and deploy your employees’ talent

In this three-day masterclass, you will acquire the knowledge and skills to implement and justify strategic HRM principles and sustainable workforce engagement within your team and organization. Furthermore, we will explore effective talent management strategies and how to optimize the benefits of diversity. The emphasis will be on practical HR interventions, empowering you to utilize these interventions to achieve your goals both in the present and the future. 

How will the Strategic HRM for Managers Master Class benefit you?

  • have the latest scientific knowledge of strategic HRM and the future of work;
  • understand the most recent theories and concepts related to strategic HRM;
  • be aware of current and future challenges in the field of HRM;
  • understand how HRM can contribute to organizational income, employee wellbeing and society as a whole;
  • better understand your employees’ motivation and wellbeing and your own role in that.

Strategic HRM for Managers Master Class: program content

The three-day Strategic HRM masterclass begins by outlining the key HRM principles and how to effectively set up performance management. Day 2 focuses on talent development and management, as well as the critical role of diversity and inclusion. On the final day, we will work on sustainable employability based on your own case studies and the importance of managing the psychological contract.

Day 1: General strategic HRM & Performance Management

Day 1 starts with a general introduction to strategic HRM. You will learn how strategic HRM can help you manage employees and how it can contribute to performance management.

Day 2: Diversity and talent management

DDuring day 2, you will learn how to manage talent and diversity so that employees can develop effectively. You will find out how to link individual goals to the organization’s goals.

Day 3: Employment relationships: motivation, wellbeing and psychological contract

On day 3 you will work on sustainable employability of your employees through practical exercises and reflections. We conclude with an insight into the psychological contract between employer and employee, which connects the various topics.


Dates and locations Strategic HRM Master Class

The Strategic HRM Master Class offers different starting dates and locations:

NameLocationStart date
Strategic HRM Master Class - 3, 4, 5 October 2023Utrecht CampusOctober 3, 2023
Strategic HRM Master Class - 2, 3, 4 April 2024Utrecht CampusApril 2, 2024
Strategic HRM Master Class - 7, 8, 9 October 2024Tilburg CampusOctober 7, 2024

Costs Strategic HRM Master Class

The cost of the Strategic HRM Master Class is € 3600 (exempt from VAT). 

This price includes:

  • Catering packages (lunch, coffee or tea and soft drinks) during lecture periods
  • Enrollment, registration and administration costs
  • Access to the online learning environment
  • Required reading material, textbooks and learning resources

How do you finance your education?

You have found the program that best suits your learning goals and ambitions. But how do you finance this? There are different ways to do that. Your employer can play a role, but there are also interesting statutory regulations that you can use yourself. We list the possibilities for you.

Read about the possibilities here »


Faculty Strategic HRM for Managers Master Class


Hans van Dijk
Associate Professor
  • Sanne Nijs
  • Sicco van der Sluis

Start your application

After your registration you will receive, if you are applicable, within 5 days a confirmation of your registration. If there are any doubts about your admissibility, the Program Adviser will contact you.
Jorien van Loopik-van Dijk
Jorien van Loopik-van Dijk
Program Adviser
+31 13 466 86 14

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