Taught course

Software Project Management

Royal Holloway, University of London · Department of Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

UK 2:2 (Honours) degree or equivalent. Relevant professional qualifications and relevant experience in an associated area will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

This exciting software industry focused masters degree opens digital sector job opportunities up to students with non-technical backgrounds. If you are a finalist or recent graduate in any subject wanting to boost your employability, this innovative course will develop your knowledge and skills to provide a pathway to success in the digital era.

Study our dedicated Software Project Management masters degree course in the centre of London and you’ll be taught by experienced practitioners from the digital sector.

In an area with considerable job growth, you’ll develop a strong skill set by studying the Prince 2 qualification, acquiring practical knowledge of project management, an in-depth understanding of Agile (software development) methodology, the ability to interact with developers and understand software engineering concepts. You will become confident in using acquired skills to communicate strategies to stakeholders at all levels.

You will enjoy studying in our historic University of London buildings in central London and work with our supportive academic staff to realise your full potential.

On graduating you will have knowledge of how software products are planned, developed and delivered and the ability to deliver a project over a full project lifecycle.

  • Develop the knowledge and skillset to plan, design and deliver software management projects on time and on budget.
  • Learn how to interact with developers and understand software engineering concepts
  • Great career prospects in software project management and other related disciplines.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Nuno Barreiro
+44 1784 276636