Taught course

Project Management (Construction)

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

Entry requirements

Candidates will normally be expected to have a good construction-related honours degree (minimum 2:2) or equivalent. Applicants wishing to study individual modules on a CPD basis should normally hold a first degree at honours level or hold corporate body membership of a professional body accredited by the University. Applicants with degrees in other disciplines, who have appropriate industrial experience/non-standard qualifications will also be considered for admission.

Months of entry


Course content

This course enhances your understanding of project management in the construction industry, in particular the role of the construction project manager and the needs of the client.

Course overview

You will enhance your knowledge and understanding of the systems and processes necessary to achieve successful project outcomes, including legal and contractual constraints and people management skills. You will cover project briefing, explore design and development issues, and develop the skills to create appropriate procurement strategies.


  • Integrated Working
  • Initiation and Procuring of Projects
  • Managing Construction Projects 1
  • Managing Organisations and People
  • Construction Business Environment
  • Design, Value and Cost
  • Legal Studies
  • Introduction to Lean Construction
  • Postgraduate Research Skills and Dissertation

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (paper) 560 with a written score of 5.0 or TOEFL (IBT) 83 with a written score of 24 is required by applicants whose first language is not English. Language tuition and support in English is available. For further information visit www.ntu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

For information about current funding opportunities please visit website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-60 months
full time
24 months
distance learning
24-60 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)115 848 4200