Taught course

International Construction Management and Engineering

University of Leeds · School of Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in civil engineering or a related construction discipline where relevant subject areas have been studied. Applications from professionally qualified and experienced candidates will also be considered.

A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) will be considered for candidates with at least three years’ relevant experience in the construction industry.

Due to the competitive nature of this course, the Admissions team may take a variety of factors into account when assessing applications.

We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications. For more information please contact the Admissions Team.

Months of entry


Course content

Construction is a huge industry that spans across the globe — with projects of all sizes seeking the expertise of qualified leaders who understand the trade and can ensure the brief is fulfilled to the standard required. The demand is only growing, with the potential to open a lot of doors in terms of career progression if you have the relevant skills and knowledge.

The philosophy of our International Construction Management and Engineering MSc is to help you develop a “whole life” understanding of constructed facilities and infrastructure. You’ll gain the specialist knowledge you’ll need to contribute to and manage projects in the construction industry, alongside building an extensive professional skill set sought after in almost any industry worldwide.

You’ll prepare for the challenges of the ever-evolving global construction industry with a focus on the financial, planning and management aspects of a project life cycle. You’ll explore construction processes from inception and feasibility, design, contract and construction through to commissioning, maintenance, renewal and decommissioning.

Graduates who have studied this degree have utilised their advanced skills learned on the course to pursue their career goals in everything from project management and planning to engineering and consultancy — so the career opportunities are vast.

Information for international students

English language requirements

IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc(Eng)
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Admissions Team
+44 (0)113 343 2262