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Project Management GradCert

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

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Entry requirements

We welcome applications from students who have non-standard qualifications or indeed no qualifications but practical experience.

Each application is individually assessed based on previous qualifications and the level of experience.

You should have two years’ relevant business management experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This course provides you with an understanding of project management and its fundamental principles, concepts and methodologies. You will develop an understanding of the impact successful project management has on organisational development within a variety of businesses across all sectors.

This course is undertaken entirely online as a structured distance learning programme with no on-campus attendance requirements. It is designed for those with no first degree, but have a minimum of two years’ experience in project management and are seeking to study a postgraduate Master's in Project Management. Alternatively if you have a first degree in a different discipline you can undertake this certificate for subject knowledge and career progression.

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
£3,290 entire course
International students
£3,290 entire course

For more information, visit www.rgu.ac.uk/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • GradCert
    5 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    5 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 262728