Taught course

Construction Project Management

Nottingham Trent University · School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment

Entry requirements

A 2.2 honours degree in a related subject.

Applicants will also be considered who have:

  • Corporate membership of an appropriate construction industry-related professional body which has been approved for this purpose by the University, preferably alongside industry experience at managerial level
  • An alternative approved construction industry-related professional qualification, together with appropriate industry experience at managerial level in the construction industry.

Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications and/or relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Assessment of your experience will confirm that you have achieved the necessary skills in the course of your general experience.

You will probably be employed on significant infrastructure and/or building works, either as a direct employee of local or national government, or in the private sector. You will likely have experience of developing and coordinating significant infrastructure and building projects.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Our online MSc Construction Project Management course aims to provide you with a framework for understanding project management in the construction industry and, in particular, the role of the construction project manager and the associated needs of the client. Delivered entirely online, this course is designed to enable flexible study alongside full-time work.

This course is aimed at mid-career professionals or recent graduates, wishing to pursue a career as a construction project manager. It’s suitable for professionals already working in the broad construction industries, who aspire to senior management positions. Additionally, this course is suitable for undergraduate (honours) students in related subject areas, looking to progress to study a managerial and technical postgraduate programme. The skills and knowledge gained on this course will open up opportunities for application to senior management positions.

Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the course is recognised for the quality and relevance of its content in relation to current industry practice.

You’ll benefit from access to one of the UK’s leading built environment education providers, regardless of where you’re based. The distance learning delivery method enables flexible study, and there’s no requirement to come to the University for lectures or assessments.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements and the international page.

Qualification and course duration


36-60 months
full time
36 months
part time
60 months
distance learning
36-60 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team