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

Project management of construction projects requires an overview of the entire process, from inception to completion. This 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.

This course is aimed at professionals or 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 opens up opportunities for application to senior management positions.

Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES), our course provides you with an accredited route towards the professional qualifications of both accrediting bodies.

You’ll learn from our team of expert academic staff who have established links to industry and significant experience of working in practice. Most staff teaching on the course are members of one or more professional institutions relating to the construction industry, and participate in industrial activities, consultancy and research, ensuring our course content allies with current industry practice.

Qualification and course duration


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

Course contact details

School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
+44 (0)115 941 8418