University : Ranked in the Top 5% of universities worldwide – Times Higher Education
Mode of study : Online
01 Dec 2017
About the Programme
Project managers are responsible for controlling and coordinating the development process from concept through to construction and are in high demand across a number of industries. The MSc Construction Project management will help you gain insight and competencies in this field.
The programme offers a well-balanced blend of theory and practice which prepares you for work as a project manager in the construction industry.
You will learn about the newest and most efficient techniques to project management and understand topics related to project appraisal and finance, production management, project risk management and procurement strategies.
Accreditation from the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is currently being sought. When approved, there will be a requirement for formal moderated examinations for three of the modules.
If you have been employed in the construction business and have found you lack project management skills then this is the course for you.
The university’s online learning environment provides students with the opportunity to engage with students from across the world. At the same time the university’s academic staff and dedicated Global Online support team are available to support you throughout the course of your studies as well.
The entry requirements for the MSc Construction Management distance learning is normally a Bachelor’s degree at 2:2 or above.
The University may also consider lesser qualification if you can demonstrate sufficient work experience in the relevant field and industry.
If English is not your first language, you may need to undertake an approved English language test. You can discuss the available options with your personal academic consultant.
Construction management has high demand across the Middle East and the skills you graduate with after completing the MSc Project Management are applicable to both the public and private sectors.
If you are already employed in the construction industry this course will help you to advance senior project manager levels and be responsible for numerous projects across infrastructure developments as well as civic developments.
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