Taught course

Project Management

University of Aberdeen · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

You can apply for this MSc if you have:

a degree in any subject

or alternative qualifications and relevant work experience in a project environment.

All applications are considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

MSc Project Management is accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).

Learn to deliver the financial and operational success of projects in any industry. Use this qualification to upskill, change direction or kick start your career in project management.

Studying flexibly, with no need for a career break, you’ll learn from industry professionals who’ve been there and done it. You’ll build the skills, confidence and experience you need to lead complex projects to success.

You’ll train in a range of areas, including:

project planning

budgets and controls

quality and risk management

commercial and contractual issues.

Join a degree that’s been running successfully since 1993 as a recognised pathway for new and existing project managers.

You’ll have dedicated student support throughout your studies and free careers support for five years after you graduate.

Information for international students

We welcome students from all over the world.

See the minimum entry requirements above. If you do not have qualifications from the UK, check equivalent qualifications from your country.

Visa requirements

You do not need a student visa to study online with us.

English language requirements

Teaching is delivered in English.

If English is not your first language, use our English requirements checklist to see if you need to provide evidence of your English language skills when you apply.

English language tests and scores

If you do need to provide English language test scores, these are the tests and minimum scores we accept for this course or degree.

These are our Postgraduate Standard requirements.

IELTS Academic and IELTS Online (not IELTS Indicator or IELTS General Training)

6.5 overall

5.5 for listening, reading and speaking

6.0 for writing

TOEFL iBT and TOEFL iBT Home Edition

90 overall

17 for listening

18 for reading

20 for speaking

21 for writing

TOEFL DI code is 0818

Cambridge English: B2 First, C1 Advanced, or C2 Proficiency

176 overall

162 for listening, reading and speaking

169 for writing

LanguageCert International ESOL B2 Communicator (Written and Spoken)

Overall High Pass

33 for listening, reading and speaking

38 for writing

PTE Academic (online test not accepted)

62 overall

59 for listening, reading, speaking and writing

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • ISS
    part time
    5 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School Administrator
+44 (0)1224 272515