Taught course

Project Management MSc

University of Aberdeen · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

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Months of entry

January, September

Course content


An increasingly useful skill to add to your portfolio Project Management is useful to a range of industries and not just within the IT sector. It can be a useful and complementary management skill to plan people and budgets to meet deadlines in any sector.

Project Management has been designed to meet the requirements of practicing professionals and is taught flexibly on a part time basis, at weekends or by distance learning through the University's online virtual learning environment. Graduates and students work in almost every part of the world, from Jamaica in the west to New Zealand in the east and from Alaska in the north to Australia in the south.

Courses are modular, and they can be taken as a stand alone credit bearing unit for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development.
Courses include: Project Management Essentials, Organisations and People, Project Planning and Control, Budgets and Financial Control, Quality and Risk Management, Commercial and Contractual Issues, Project Management Essentials, Group Project, Managing Project Teams, Portfolio Project Management, Individual Project in Project Management


Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • This programme is fully accredited by the Association of Project Managers and you are entitled to free Student Membership
  • You can study for ISS or MSc or complete courses at your own pace to fit around your work and life as the programme is delivered online.

Quick Facts

  • Start Date – September, January
  • Delivery – Online
  • Study Options – Part Time
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Qualification and course duration


distance learning
36 months
part time
36 months


part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months


distance learning
12 months
part time
12 months

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