Taught course

Project Management

Coventry University · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

Successful applicants will normally hold a good honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline.

Applications from candidates who can demonstrate considerable experience at an appropriate professional level but who do not have formal academic entry qualifications may also be admitted on an individual basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The globalisation of the business world, coupled with heightened competition, increasing customer expectations and rapid technological advances, has fuelled the demand for projects of all types across almost every industry.

Organisations are looking to professional project managers with the knowledge, skills and expertise to drive forward new ways of working and implement change successfully.

This Master’s degree aims to prepare you to become successful leaders in the field of project management. MSc Project Management holds academic accreditation from the Association for Project Management, the chartered body for the project management profession. This highly recognised accreditation aims to provide you with the at the level that meets standards of project management profession and expertise in the field. You will have the opportunity to address a range of complex project management issues using different international and organisational examples, with the aim of equipping you to lead projects across different geographical boundaries. You could also work towards obtaining PRINCE2 foundation qualification, the de facto process based method for the effective management of projects. Finally, upon the successful completion and meeting CMI requirements on the Global Professional development module, you will gain a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Management and a Level 7 Award in Professional Consulting, which are highly regarded by employers.

Rated ‘excellent’ by Eduniversal and ranked 20th best in the country for ‘Business, Management and Marketing’ in the 2018 Guardian University Guide, Coventry has been educating business professionals for over 100 years. Through a combination of taught modules, industry guest lectures, real-life case studies and internship opportunities, you will have the opportunity to acquire both the technical and people skills required to become an effective project manager.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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