Project Management (Construction), M.Sc.

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The Project Management (Construction) course from Nottingham Trent University is designed to equip students with the skills needed to pursue a managerial career in the fast-moving construction industry.
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Project Management (Construction) course from Nottingham Trent University is professionally accredited by the RICS and ICES and has excellent industry links.

Why choose this course?

This course is specifically designed to enhance the vocational and intellectual knowledge and skills of mid-career professionals, or recent graduates who wish to further their careers in the field of construction project management.

You will benefit from:
  • accreditation from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES) (MSc route only)
  • improved career development and progression
  • flexible study options – full-time through to distance learning and Continuing Professional Development.
Distance-learning and part-time study options have been structured to enable successful study while students are fully employed.

Graduates from this course have excellent employment opportunities. Previous graduates have expanded on existing roles to incorporate project management in a wider range of activities, and are successfully pursuing careers at senior management level on a variety of prestigious projects around the world.

Several graduates have decided to continue their academic study and have progressed to PhD research programmes.

Programme Structure

The course will provide:
  • a detailed understanding of project briefing, key design and development issues, and the skills to create appropriate procurement strategies
  • a comprehensive knowledge of the organisational structures necessary to achieve successful project outcomes, including legal and contractual constraints and people-management skills.
Please find below module details for full-time and part-time study.

Full-time, Year One

  • Integrated Working
  • Initiation and Procuring of Projects
  • Managing Construction Projects One
  • Managing Organisations and People
  • Construction Business Environment
  • Design, Value and Cost
  • Legal Studies
  • Introduction to Lean Construction
  • Postgraduate Research Skills and Dissertation (60 credit points)

Part-time, Year One

  • Integrated Working
  • Initiation and Procuring of Projects
  • Managing Construction Projects One
  • Construction Business Environment
  • Postgraduate Research Skills and Dissertation
Part-time, Year Two
  • Design, Value and Cost
  • Legal Studies
  • Introduction to Lean Construction
  • Managing Organisations and People
  • Postgraduate Research Skills and Dissertation
For more information, plsease visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

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Academic Requirements

Entry requirements
  • A good (minimum 2.2) construction-related UK honours degree or equivalent, or corporate membership of an approved professional institution.
  • International and EU students also need to meet the English language requirements.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 12600 International
  • EUR 7200 EU/EEA


  • UK/ EU students: £3,600
  • International students: £6,300
Distance Learning
  • UK/ EU students: £3,600
  • International students: £6,300


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