Construction Project Management, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
The Construction Project Management MSc programme is tailored for construction professionals looking for a more holistic perspective of construction project processes and the challenge of project management in complex building and infrastructure projects.

About

Competency in project management has become a key part of the skills-set of every construction professional and executive, with many construction project managers functioning in a strategic and coordinating role in the delivery of the client’s physical development and investment programme.

The Construction Project Management programme includes accredited online content to prepare students to sit the “PRojects IN Controlled Environments” (PRINCE2) Foundation exam or the 'Association for Project Management Project Fundamentals Qualification' (APM PFQ). This online content is provided by a third-party provider: Training ByteSize. We are also a corporate affiliate member of the Association of Project Management.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules

  • ICT for Construction Projects
  • Research and Communication
  • Principles of Design and Construction
  • Principles of Project Management
  • Design Management
  • Sustainability and the Built Environment
  • Management of Construction Processes
  • Postgraduate Research Project

Optional modules

  • Strategic Management in Construction
  • People and Teams
  • Procurement and Contract Procedure
  • Federated 3D Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: The department does not have a deadline to apply for a taught programme, although it recommends applying as soon as possible. 
  • 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
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      Part-time:2-5 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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  • Minimum required score (Grade B):

    193

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in a relevant subject and/or full membership of a relevant professional institution.

English Language Requirements

All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English Language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not. Find out more here.

IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    21000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Loughborough

  • 600 - 1000 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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