Why study HRM?

Employing and retaining the right people is critical to the survival, growth and sustainability of every organisation. With the IQN diploma in Human Resource Management, you may make a difference and contribute to HR solutions across any industry.

The diploma is of considerable benefit to anyone who is currently working in, or hopes to work in, the area of HRM or general management.


5 reasons to join….

  1. There are no formal entry requirements. The diploma programme is available to everyone!
  2. The unique opportunity of free online registration as IQN student.
  3. The privilege to access free HRM course book and practice questions.
  4. The opportunity to earn an affordable qualification recognised in UK framework.
  5. The prospect of career enhancement through a diploma that is benchmarked against EQF.

Duration & Preparation

Total time to complete the diploma will depend on your background and willingness. Exam can be taken any time of the year. Hence, you can take whatever time you feel appropriate for your preparation.

Our course book is sufficient to ensure exam success as we do not set any MCQ outside the content of the course book.

Our practice questions are important to assess your own progress and preparation.

How to complete?

Step 1: Registration
Click here to register your interest.

Step 2: Study
If we have a registered training centre near your location, you will have to study with the centre. If we don’t have a training centre in your location, only then we will share free coursebook with you to study independently.

Step 3: Exam 
Once your preparation is complete, you can take IQN exams any time of the year. IQN exams are available in 175 countries through Pearson VUE Test Centres.

Exam and Fees

There is only one exam to qualify for the diploma. There will be total 40 MCQs. Each MCQ will carry 2.5 marks and total marks is 100. Duration of the exam is 60 minutes. You will need to get minimum 60% marks to pass. If you fail, you can always resit the exam.

Our exam fee is £129 and payable through Pearson VUE web account. Exam fees become due only when you decide to take the exam. If you fail in your first exam, you can resit by paying only £49.

If we have a training centre near your location, you will have to study with the centre. The centre will provide preparation classes for diploma in HRM exam. Tuition fees set by the training centre are in addition to IQN exam fees payable through Pearson VUE. We do not allow any ‘independent learning’ in locations where we have registered training provider for the Diploma in HRM.


We recognise your prior learning. If you have already achieved a qualification, then you may claim exemption on the relevant IQN qualification.

Please download ‘RPL Graduate Application Form’, fill it up and send to support@iqnglobal.com along with the relevant supporting documents (e.g. academic certificates, diplomas, transcripts, syllabuses).

We will then let you know the outcome of your application through email.


If you need further information about the qualification, please send an email to support@iqnglobal.com.