Strategic Project Management, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    14690
    Tuition (Year)
    6770
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The MSc Strategic Project Management is designed to prepare graduates to be future leaders in the global project based environment. By developing knowledge and skills in both business strategy and project management, our graduates are unique, valuable and attractive to all types of organisations and industry sectors.

About

Through accreditation by the Association of Project Management (APM) and strong industry relations, students will be exposed to strategic thinking, innovation, best practices and the latest research in project and programme management.

Students also have opportunities to apply for internships, participate in industry projects and network with potential employers at a number of social events and activities. Consequently, the majority of our student gain employment prior to graduation and overall employability from the programme is very successful.

Programme Structure

  • Strategic Project Management
  • Project Management
  • Business Models
  • Quality Management & Engineering
  • Leadership
  • Research Philosophy and Practice
  • Strategic Change
  • Demand and Inventory Planning
  • Finance
  • Green and Sustainable Logistics
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Marketing
  • Managing Diversity in Business
  • Systems Thinking & Analysis

                          Detailed Programme Facts

                          • Full-time duration 12 months
                          • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
                            • Intensity Flexible
                            • Duration part-time 24 months
                            • Part-time variant
                              Flexible
                          • Credits
                            60 ECTS
                          • Languages
                            • English
                          • Delivery mode
                            On Campus

                          English Language Requirements

                          You only need to take one of these language tests:

                          • Minimum required score: 6.5

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                          • Minimum required score (Grade C): 180

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                          Academic Requirements

                          Entry requirements

                          • A good Honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.
                          • Work or project experience in a related role will be of further advantage.

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                          Tuition Fee Per Year

                          • GBP 14690 International
                          • GBP 6770 EU/EEA
                          Part-Time Tuition Fees:
                          • EU: £3,385
                          • Non-EU: £7,345

                          Funding

                          Details of tuition fees for all Heriot-Watt University postgraduate programmes can be found at www.hw.ac.uk/fees

                          Details of funding and scholarships available can be found at www.hw.ac.uk/scholarships

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