The MSc Project Management Online provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on employability. It is 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, and in particular, who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in project management. A Master’s degree in project management is sought after by many organisations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. This course is suitable for graduates in business, computing and engineering who are particularly interested in organising, running or participating in projects.
The master’s programme is designed so that you can complete your course in a 12 month period. You will develop a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in project management with a strategic perspective in a global context. The Business School prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on its programmes by academics with practical experience to ensure that research is melded with relevant real-life application. You will apply theoretical concepts and project management models to real life case studies, in a practice based environment. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development and a significant exposure to the world of work and its current demands.
The course offers the development of in depth intellectual and professional knowledge of project management that is covered by a range of modules including Systems Design & Management of Projects; Project Finance & Procurement and Managing People & Organisations. This range of subject areas will enable you to take-up or further your professional qualifications as well as your academic qualifications. Furthermore you will gain valuable experience in research within your specialist field through the completion of a dissertation, also presentation, communication, team work and critical problem solving skills.
94% of postgraduate students in employment were in Highly Skilled Occupations 15 months after graduating (2018/19 Graduate Outcomes data). Contains HESA Data © HESA 2021 (www.hesa.ac.uk)
ULaw Business School’s career-focused courses have been designed to help students gain the commercial skills and understanding that employers are looking for. ULAW are so confident that you’ll succeed with one of thier Business Master’s courses that they offer thier Employment Promise. If you don’t get a job in the first 9 months after graduating, they will give you your course fees back – 50% as cashback and 50% as credit towards another course.*
*Terms and conditions apply.
New from September 2022 – this course will have an optional Placement Year to gain significant skills to enhance your employability.
2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualifications.
International requirements – an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.
*Placement Year Fees – Please note there is no additional fee for the placement year.
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