Project management study field deals with planning, organizing, staffing, directing, controlling and securing to achieve the goals within the company while taking into account pre-defined criteria (constraints), which can be time, budget, etc. Project management also contributes to processes optimization and proper resources allocation. The field uses various project management methods like PRINCE2, Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM), Event Chain Methodology, Process-Based Management, Agile Project Management, Lean Project Management, Extreme Project Management, etc. The field also considers Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), deals with techniques as PERT, CPM. Graduates can work in a business field as project managers, project analysts, group managers / coordinators, work at new product / services development departments or start their own business.
The Cranfield MSc in Management is a full-time 13-month programme designed for graduates with little or no previous professional experience. The programme will equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding you need to succeed in business, whether at the local or global level. It will give you the confidence to tackle complex business challenges and prepare you to take on demanding managerial roles in the future.
MSc Investment Analysis at Aston has been recognised as having equivalence to the CISI Diploma: and Aston University supports students in gaining full membership of the CISI as part of their studies. The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) is the largest and most widely respected professional body for those who work in the securities and investment industry in the UK and in a growing number of financial centres globally.
The Master in Project Management is designed to train managers who know how to lead, plan, organise and supervise complex and global projects, achieving set objectives in terms of results and efficiency.
El Máster en Project Management, respondiendo a esta demanda empresarial, está diseñado para formar a Directores de Proyecto que sepan cómo alinear las necesidades actuales de las empresas en la dirección de proyectos con las exigencias actuales que plantea el estándar global del Project Management Institute (PMI): minimizar riesgos, crear nuevas oportunidades de negocio y alcanzar los objetivos planificados.
Traditionally, the profession focused on using key project management principles, tools, techniques and processes to execute and deliver on projects. This programme builds on these core competencies, but also encourages you to engage and build on other skills such as intuition, empathy, and creative thinking to help strategise and see the big picture.
The Advanced Master in Innovation & Strategic Management will provide students with the tools, skills and mindset needed to deal with the challenge of fast-evolving organisations. It helps students to develop their entrepreneurial abilities, to analyse complex challenges and influence their environment early on in their careers.
This MSc course is part of our development management programme, which also offers a Postgraduate Certificate in Development Management (C48), Postgraduate Certificate in Conflict and Development (C67), Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights and Development Management (C96) and Postgraduate Diploma in Development Management (D37).
This MSc course builds on your diploma studies and provides you with the opportunity to carry out an investigation into an aspect of systems thinking that is of personal or professional interest to you or conduct a more academic in-depth research project. Both routes will enable you to extend your knowledge of recent research in your chosen area and become competent in relevant research methods. It will also develop your capability to plan, organise and carry out an extended independent study at masters level.
This MSc will provide you with the knowledge and skills critical to making the right decisions about technology acquisition, exploitation and implementation, and to really make a difference to your organisation, and your own professional development. The modules studied as part of your postgraduate certificate and diploma are designed to progressively develop your knowledge and skills.
Our MSc Management with Project Management programme provides you with the skills and competencies you need to manage effectively in business today, combined with specialist knowledge and skills in project management.
Our MSc Management with Finance programme provides you with the skills and competencies you need to manage effectively in business today, combined with specialist knowledge in Finance. This programme is ideal for you if you are a graduate or professional in any field, looking to work as a manager or to develop a successful career in finance.
Our MSc Management programme provides you with the skills and competencies you need to manage effectively in business today, combined with the opportunity to tailor your degree in specialist areas such as project management and finance.