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Project Management

This course will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of project management. Students will gain fresh insight into best practice, via access to the latest academic research and case studies and will also develop new skills which will enable students to manage projects in manufacturing, service, social enterprise, charity or public organisations.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent or successful completion of the Graduate Certificate International Management.  

A wide range of professional qualifications are also accepted either in partial or complete fulfilment of entry requirements.  

Where a student has gained a recognised Honours degree but does not meet the normal entry qualification requirement, they may still be considered for entry if they can demonstrate relevant work experience of a minimum two years duration post study and acceptable level of responsibility.

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.5 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this.

Course modules

Modules include: Operations and information management; strategic international business management; project risk and procurement management; project management, leadership and skills planning and control; dissertation/live project/internship/placement.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include; essays, assignments, exams, multiple choice tests, online tests, group reports, and portfolio work. The weighting between exams and coursework varies between modules and years, but exams still play a major role.


Students may wish to register for professional body membership at an additional cost of £20. Costs are approximated based on the current academic year.

You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visa.

Part time available for PgCert and PgDip, please contact department for fees.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,500 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Part-time £ 1,417 (Credit module) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Full-time £ 13,500 (Whole course) International 1 Years
PgCert Full-time £ 2,835 (Whole course) Home/EU 4 Months
PgDip Full-time £ 5,670 (Whole course) Home/EU 8 Months

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