Industry practitioners will deliver lectures on key topics and there are also work-based opportunities.
Our course not only develops technical knowledge in project management but also employability skills such as:
You will develop these skills through the study of the following modules:
Plus one or two modules (depending on their credit weighting) from those listed below under the Diploma.
Plus one from:
(all 10 point modules)
Upon successful completion of the taught modules listed above you will undertake the MSc research project.
You can apply until:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
1 year full-time, 2 years part-time, variable duration online
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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.Book IELTS
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Minimum required score (Grade B2):
The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
What qualifications do you need?
A first degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate discipline from CNAA, a UK university or equivalent institution.
Direct entry to the MSc will require you to have completed a PG Diploma in an appropriate discipline or equivalent. Entry to the postgraduate course may be open if you have an HND or DipHE award in an appropriate discipline, or a professional qualification accepted as of equivalent status and usually at least three years’ relevant experience.
If you are without formal qualifications and possess extensive professional experience you may also be admitted to the course.
Our course is available to EU and overseas students.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
The Scottish Government does not provide any statutory student funding for international students studying in Scotland.
However, there are several scholarship and incentive schemes available to international students studying at UWS.
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.
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