Construction Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
University rank #351 (WUR) ,
Our construction business management degree equips you for a management career in major construction projects. The MSc Construction Management is delivered at City, University of London.

About

Who is it for?

This Construction Management course from City, University of London is for engineers, architects, surveyors, construction managers, facilities managers, and any construction professional, who wants a management career in construction. The course arms students with the business knowledge and management skills needed for a fast track career in construction management.

Objectives

This course aims to improve the rate of business return from construction professionals, by equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to manage the construction process.

Career prospects

Graduates have a variety of employment opportunities as project managers in construction and engineering consultancy firms and as managers/leaders of construction business units both public and private. Potential employers include:

  • general contractors
  • real estate developers
  • sub-contractors
  • construction management firms
  • architectural engineering firms.

Furthermore, graduates have the opportunity of seeking employment with prominent global architectural, engineering, and construction firms based in London through the well-established links of City, University of London with the industry.

City boasts a proactive and supportive careers team which can help you get the most of our unique connections within the industry. Based in the heart of London, City, University of London has connections with international firms and you will join a global alumni network of thousands.

Accreditation

The course is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators as part of the personal development needed to achieve professional chartered status within the major engineering institutions.

Programme Structure

Core Modules
  • Organisational Behaviour and HRM
  • Operations and Information Management
  • Project planning and management
  • Project Finance and infrastructure funding
  • Corporate governance
  • Advanced practice of management
  • Sustainable development, and corporate social responsibility
  • Leadership and management skills
  • ICT for construction management
  • International construction contracts and arbitration
For more information please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Applicants should hold at least a lower second class honours degree in a relevant, construction discipline, such as civil engineering, architecture, surveying, construction management or facilities management.

Other suitable qualifications

If you do not qualify for direct entry, you may wish to follow a Graduate Diploma pathway to the programme through one of our partners.

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  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part-time EU: £6,000 (per year)
  • Part-time Non EU: £8,000 (per year)

Living costs for London

684 - 830 /month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The School offers a range of generous scholarships, bursaries and prizes to applicants for this course:
  • UK/EU applicants - Engineering Scholarships of £2,000
  • International Student Scholarships of £2,000
  • City, University of London Graduate Loyalty Discount of 10%
  • Other scholarships, bursaries and prizes

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.