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Entry requirements

You’ll need a good UK honours degree in any subject – at least a 2:2 – or the international equivalent. We’ll also welcome an application if you don’t have a degree, but you have the equivalent professional qualification or significant relevant management experience.

English Language Requirements

Overseas applicants will require IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any category, or an equivalent accepted English qualification. Accepted English qualifications can be viewed here.

Months of entry

September

Course content

During this course you’ll learn how to plan, organise and control a project’s progression, quality and performance and discover techniques to maintain its momentum. You’ll master systems thinking and develop essential skills such as the ability to manage strategic procurement.

People play an integral role in the delivery of any project. On this course, you’ll learn the essential skills to overcome a range of common issues, from managing power disputes between colleagues, to maintaining motivation within a team during long-term projects.

Shaped by industry

The MSc Project Management is accredited by the Association of Project Management, which means the content you study reflects the latest developments in the industry.

You’ll also get unique insights into the energetic world of project management through a number of guest lectures. These experienced professionals come from a range of different sectors and will help demonstrate the critical role project managers play in the operation of modern organisations.

Features and Benefits

  • Taught by experts - this course is delivered by leading academics who bring their experience as project management practitioners into the classroom.
  • Triple crown - study in a Business School that has prestigious triple accreditation from EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA.
  • Real-life learning – sharpen your new skills outside your course, with an opportunity to take an optional short-term internship with employers in the city.
  • A global city of opportunities – Manchester is one of the fastest growing economies in Europe, with large capital projects shaping the region’s development. It’s a great lab for your studies.
  • Industry insight – learn from professional guest lecturers. You’ll get a unique insight into a number of different industries.
  • Professional development – attend a series of key industry events throughout your course and network with recruiting businesses.
  • Boost your employability – Develop vital leadership and management skills in demand by employers. This course can open doors into a number of different industries.

Information for international students

International students please visit our website for more information.

Fees and funding

Funding information available, please visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@mmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 247 6969