Taught course

Project Management in Construction (Delivered in Sri Lanka)

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. Applicant profile: This course is for you if you have a desire to enhance your current knowledge base and develop your career in the area of construction project management. You will have a strong academic and/or professional background in the built environment, enabling you to build on the experience you already have. Strong leadership skills and good knowledge of construction processes are a must.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

3 good reasons to study Project Management in Construction (Delivered in Sri Lanka) at Salford:

  • The full Masters degree is RICS, CIOB and APM accredited
  • You can stay local, still live at home to reduce your costs
  • 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.

This course is delivered at Colombo School of Construction Technology (CSCT), in Colombo, Sri Lanka and taught by academic staff from the University of Salford UK. The course offers the opportunity to work with local organisations within the construction sector in Sri Lanka and also give students the option to complete part of their studies in the UK. This course is fully accredited by the University of Salford.

Applications can be made on the CSCT website.

Information for international students

English Language Requirements: 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 International £11,090 (OS), £7,000 (SL)

Fees 2015-16

Full-time International £12,000 (OS), £7,000 (SL)

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


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


full time
4 months
distance learning
8-12 months


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

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
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