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City, University of London

Construction Management

This course 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.

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.

Entry requirements

MSc: 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.

Alternatively, applicants should hold chartered engineering status or an equivalent international status.

Other suitable qualifications
If you do not qualify for direct entry, our partner INTO City, University of London offers academic preparation programmes which focus on the skills you need. Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma in Science and Engineering at INTO City, University of London means guaranteed progression to this degree.

Additionally, City works in partnership with Kaplan International College (KIC) London to provide preparatory courses for international students. Foundation and Pre Masters courses at KIC London offer comprehensive support to students including regular one-to-one tuition. Progression to City is guaranteed if you complete the KIC London course at the required level.

Course modules

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; and
International construction contracts and arbitration.

Assessment methods

All modules involve undertaking a certain number of individual and/or group assignments (coursework) during the teaching terms. Many of these assignments involve essay writing. Furthermore, four modules are additionally assessed by comprehensive final examinations.

Completion of modules and examinations will lead to the award of a Post Graduate Diploma. The completion of modules, examinations and a dissertation will lead to the award of the MSc.

Sponsorship information

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 £2,500
Other scholarships, bursaries and prizes


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 () Home/EU 12 Months
MSc Part-time £ 6,000 () Home/EU 24 Months
MSc Full-time £ 16,500 () International 12 Months
MSc Part-time £ 8,250 () International 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 8,250 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 6,000 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 16,500 (Whole course) International 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 12,000 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 1 Years

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