Master of Science

MSc Project Management Online

The Master of Science Project Management – Online can be studied full time over a 12 month period or part time over a 21 month period providing flexibility around your commitments.

The course is designed specifically to focus on the key aspects and knowledge required for effective project management within a variety of organisations and sectors. If you thrive on taking control and leading a project to ensure that everything is synchronised, then this course is a great way to further develop your skills and qualify you for a position in an organisation or to start your own business as a freelance project manager.

We also offer the Online Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip) Project Management and the Postgraduate Certificate (PG Cert) Project Management for those who are looking to complete a postgraduate qualification over a shorter time-frame. On a full-time basis, the PG Dip can be undertaken in two terms (6 months) while the full time PG Cert can be completed in one term (3 months). Alternatively, on a part-time basis, the PG Dip can be undertaken over four terms (12 months) and the PG Cert over two terms (6 months).

 

 

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Key Facts

Entry requirements

2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualification(s)

Full requirements

Duration options

2 years

Next start date

October 2020

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You can rotate study between our UK and Berlin campuses, completing the course at your 'home' campus. Visa restrictions and study conditions apply.

Students completing an 18 month MSc (excluding the MBA) have the opportunity to apply to complete a work placement as part of their final module.

Course Details

MSc Project Management Online

Our MSc Project Management – Online is a specialist course aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of project management. Through our full range of innovative online study resources you will be able to create your own timetable and fit your studies around your personal and professional commitments.

A Master’s degree in project management is sought after by many organisations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors, making it a great way to develop versatile skills and increasing your employability. So that you are fully prepared to effectively manage projects, we’ve ensured that this course helps you to learn about strategies for planning, risk management, quality control and vital communication approaches.
This course is designed to help you develop a broad understanding of the most important models in project management, applying theoretical concepts and project management models to real life case studies.

As an online student you will have access to a range of professionally produced tuition videos to support each module, featuring detailed animations to help you absorb complex concepts. You can explore case studies taken from the real business world to help strengthen your learning, while accessing downloadable reading materials, so you can revise on-the-go.

Our MSc Project Management - Online is suitable for graduates in business, computing and engineering, especially if you are interested in organising, running or participating in projects. It provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on employability and is ideal if you are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in project management within any industry.

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Course Tutor

Specialising in operations, supply chain and project management, Nick Wake is a visiting professor at a number of leading business schools around the world. With an MBA in Business and a PhD in Operations Management from Warwick Business School, Nick is still active in the area of pedagogic research and has been awarded a number of prizes for his work. He has a particular interest in using games as an educational tool in teaching operations theory and processes.  As Director at Operations Leaders, an organisation providing specialist consultancy services and bespoke development solutions, Nicholas combines his teaching with a number of business consulting projects with leading global companies.

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Course Structure

  • Programme Management (30 credits)
  • Product Management (30 credits)
  • Project Planning Execution (30 credits)
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Management (30 credits)
  • Research Methods and Research Based Output (60 credits)

Course Start Dates

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Study On Campus

You can also study this course at one London Moorgate or Berlin campus. If you’re looking for a more traditional university experience, why not consider studying on campus?

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Course Information

 

To get a full picture of how studying this course works during the year, take a look at our course date breakdown.

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You will be assessed formally through a mix of individual assignments, group work and Dissertation/Project work.

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This course has an innovatively flexible structure, with specific assessments that are conducive to effective learning.

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Employability We Set You Up For Success

We care about your career, which is why we offer support with job applications and other work experience opportunities as soon as you accept your place.

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Fees and Applying

 

You can apply for this course directly with the University, or GISMA if you’d like to study in Berlin.

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£12,000 (UK/EU/International)

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We have students from over 120 different countries throughout our campuses, with a dedicated team to help international students.

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