Taught course

International Project Management

Glasgow Caledonian University · Glasgow School for Business and Society

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree (or equivalent) 2:2 in any construction, surveying or engineering related subject. Alternatively, full membership of a chartered built environment professional institution (eg MRICS, MCIOB, ARIBA, MICE, MAPM). Or, an ordinary degree (or equivalent) with a minimum of five years’ senior level built environment experience in a relevant managerial or professional occupation. Or non-cognate Honours degree 2:2 in engineering, business, science and social sciences. Applicants with appropriate professional experience within a technical or energy-related role may be considered through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The programme develops the multi-faceted skill set needed to manage international projects successfully. It is developed and delivered with the involvement of senior industry practitioners and is accredited by four prestigious international professional bodies.

The programme provides a wealth of skills development in the areas of project management, development and project economics, construction management, risk and value management, and international project finance.

The course is accredited by four leading professional bodies: the Association for Project Management (APM); the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS); the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Oil and Gas pathway also available (see www.gcu.ac.uk/oilandgas)

Information for international students

English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.0 with no element below 5.5; or equivalent. Scholarships available

Fees and funding

Self funded.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
24-48 months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630