Taught course

Industrial Project Management

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of Chemical Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:1 Honours degree in a science or engineering subject, although relevant industrial experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

January

Course content

The course is industry focused and looks to cover both theory and application of project management principles, practices and tools. Leadership, team building and influencing skills, integral to successful complex project delivery are also explored.

After several years of a successful in person course the decision has been taken to convert to an online blended learning mode. This is in keeping with the current needs of industry.

Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, oil, energy and food and drink sectors. It is vital to many issues affecting our quality of life; such as better and more economical processes to reduce the environmental burden, and more delicious and longer lasting food due to the right combination of chemistry, ingredients and processing.

Birmingham is a friendly, self-confident, School which has one of the largest concentrations of chemical engineering expertise in the UK. The School is consistently in the top five chemical engineering schools for research in the country. It also has a first-class reputation in learning and teaching, and regularly ranks highly in league tables.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
36 months
part time
36 months
online
36 months

Further details of qualification

3 year part time for the MSc or 1-2 year part time for certificate and diploma.

Course contact details

Name
Prof Neil Rowson
Email
n.a.rowson@bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 414 5298