Taught course

Project Management

University of Central Lancashire · Grenfell-Baines School of Architecture, Construction and Environment

Entry requirements

A good second class Honours degree is the normal entry requirement. We recommend candidates hold a relevant technological, engineering or management award and/or suitable industrial experience. The programme is designed to meet a range of industrial backgrounds with opportunities to develop industrial experience and applications.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our MSc in Project Management is an extremely popular and aspirational course, globally recognised for its quality and expert delivery. The course is tailored for those wishing to develop their project management skills and abilities, maximising their career potential and opening up new and exciting opportunities in the UK and overseas. By focussing upon the project management knowledge areas and project management processes, the course tackles generic project management problems using the latest research informed processes and advanced technology. The development of leadership and team building skills is a cornerstone of the course: students attend a bespoke residential workshop hosted by an internationally renowned management development company situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park.

This course is intended for graduates who wish to develop their management skills. They may be in employment or have some degree of working experience which can be used as a basis for continuing professional development. The course provides a focus on the resolution of complex problems whilst offering the opportunity to develop leadership and team skills. Students are given opportunities to develop research skills which are suited to their working environment and general interest in the project management process. The programme covers the following subject areas: Project Management incorporating planning, teamwork and leadership; Risk Management Techniques; Quality Management Systems; Leadership Skills. The programme also offers a range of optional studies such as health and safety management. The MSc is achieved by completing the research methods and dissertation modules.

Information for international students

See www.uclan.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months


part time
12 months
full time
6 months


part time
6 months
full time
3 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1772 892400