Taught course

Construction Management

Institution
Coventry University · Faculty of Engineering and Computing
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

To enter the course you should have a 2nd class honours degree in any relevant area related to construction or built environment, or equivalent. Applicants whose first language is not English must have a minimum IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This MSc in Construction Management is an industry-focused and topical course which aims to enhance the career options for those with an undergraduate degree in construction management or architectural technologists, engineers, surveyors or legal practitioners seeking career advancement.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

This course offers an accredited route for holders of appropriate first degrees which are not construction-related to gain Chartered Builder (CIOB) status and benefit from the excellent job opportunities in the construction industry.

This degree is designed to have a wide appeal across construction industry professions.

The format of this course has been designed in conjunction with employers to suit part-time students working in industry. It is also popular with full-time students.


WHAT WILL I LEARN?


The course includes six taught modules including:
Project management,
construction procurement,
organisational theory,
construction economics,
financial management and control,
strategic management in construction.

There is also an integrated group project and an individual research project. The integrated project provides you with the opportunity to integrate knowledge and skills gained in previous and concurrent modules of study and (where appropriate) in the workplace, and use these to carry out a comprehensive analysis of construction management problems.

The project will require group work integrating the technical, economic, socio-political and interpersonal aspects of the project process, and can be work-based for part-time students.

Information for international students

Please contact our International/EU Office:
Telephone: +44(0)24 7615 2152
www.coventry.ac.uk/iocontactus

Fees and funding

For Coventry University graduates there is an alumni discount of £500, there are also Postgraduate Merit Scholarships available to UK students of £1000 towards tuition fees - please visit website for more information and criteria

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
UK - Recruitment and Admissions Office
Email
UKPostgraduate@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)24 7765 4321
Fax
+44 (0)24 7688 8609