Taught course

Project Management in the Built Environment

Oxford Brookes University · School of the Built Environment

Entry requirements

The MSc in Project Management in the Built Environment is open to students who hold a good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or above) in any discipline.

We will also consider applications from candidates with relevant experience (or an alternative qualification) and demonstrable ability to study at master's level.

Normally, applicants for open-learning study should also have at least six months' work experience in the built environment sector and are required to be in full-time employment.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Accredited by Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

The MSc in Project Management in the Built Environment is designed to meet the growing demand for project managers in the industry who can oversee the entire life cycle of any project, including unique and specialist developments. It is ideal for anyone with ambitions to manage projects within this sector.

We consult extensively with people from a wide spectrum of companies and organisations in order to make sure that the course content remains practically relevant. Our Professional Liaison Group (PLG), which is made up of practitioners in the field, exists to provide advice on existing and proposed courses of study, on research activities and consultancy work. In addition, we use our alumni network to benefit from the views of professionals in prominent positions, who were also students at Oxford Brookes University.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you will require a minimum academic IELTS score of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in all components or an equivalent English language qualification acceptable to the University.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
24-30 months
full time
12-18 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Programme Administrator
+44 (0)1865 483342