Taught course

Project Management in Construction

University of Salford · School of the Built Environment

Entry requirements

Applications for this course must have a minimum of a second class undergraduate honours degree in a relevant discipline, or a minimum of a second class undergraduate honours degree in an unrelated discipline and significant relevant work experience within the built environment, or a recognised appropriate professional qualification such as RICS or CIOB. Suitable For: Applicants who want to learn the skills needed to manage change in fast-moving business and project environments. Typically, you’ll have an academic or professional background in construction, design, property, engineering or a management discipline.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

3 good reasons to study Project Management in Construction at Salford:

  • The full Masters degree is RICS, CIOB and APM accredited
  • 100% employability for past graduates
  • Meets the needs of individuals managing change in a fast moving business and project environment.

Course Summary

This course will equip you with the knowledge and expertise needed to plan, organise, secure and manage resources to bring about the successful completion of projects to client’s expectations and satisfaction. It enables you to recognise the significance of process, technology and people to the success of projects; to more effectively lead, organise and plan projects; to analyse corporate practice and implement highly effective strategies for change.

Information for international students

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this.

Fees and funding

Fees 2014-15

Full-time £7,650

Full-time International £11,090

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Full-time PgCert £2,550

Fees 2015-16

Full-time £7,650

Full-time International £12,000

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Full-time PgCert £2,550

Additional costs

You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.

Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer awards to help you study through our:

  • Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
  • University of Salford student loyalty discount
  • Country bursary scheme for International students only

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-16 months
distance learning
28-32 months


full time
8-12 months
distance learning
20-24 months


distance learning
8-12 months
full time
4 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 295 4545