Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management is a full-time three-year undergraduate degree course offered. The candidate should have passed Intermediate in Science or Arts. Minimum 45% marks are essential . Human resources management and industrial relations often represent adversarial positions in a union workplace. ... Industrial relations -- a term synonymous with labor relations -- refers to matters that affect union employees. However, HR management and industrial relations must coexist within the workplace. Human Resource Management (HRM) earlier known as personnel management or labour welfare and industrial relations, is a highly competitive and sought-after profession in the field of management.