We require a minimum of a Upper-Second Class Honours Degree or international equivalent, in a related science or engineering discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent).
Months of entry
January, September, July, April
The research of Management of Projects special interest group is is strongly aligned with the taught programmes in the fields of Commercial Management, Configuration Management, Engineering Management, Project Management, and Life Cycle Management in the School.
The Research Group is part of the Centre for Research in the Management of Projects (CRMP), with corresponding Research Groups at University College London and Manchester Business School.
The aim of the Group is to support research into diverse aspects of the management of projects.
The groups research relates to several major research themes in mechanical, aerospace, civil engineering and built environment fields. It predominantly falls within the disciplines of:
Project, Program and Portfolio Management
Current research interests include:
Conflict and dispute resolution
Contract price prediction and cost estimating
Knowledge management and organisational learning
Procurement strategy and systems
Supplier decision-making: decision to bid and bid price determination
Application of neural networks, fuzzy logic, regression analysis
Application of problem structuring methods (PSMs) in project management (eg. soft systems methodology)
Management of emergency and urgent projects
Information for international students
For further information about entry requirements, including English Language requirements, please see the University website.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Administrator
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