Nottingham Trent University: Construction Management

InstitutionNottingham Trent University View institution profile
Department School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
Web https://www.ntu.ac.uk/
Email applications@ntu.ac.uk
Telephone +44(0)115 848 4200
Study type Taught

Summary

Our MSc Construction Management course aims to provide you with a framework for understanding the role of the construction manager, and a key focus will be placed on the management of construction projects from the perspective of the construction contractor.

This course is aimed at professionals or graduates wishing to pursue a career managing construction projects. It’s suitable for professionals already working in the broad construction industries, who aspire to senior management positions. Additionally, this course is suitable for undergraduate (honours) students in related subject areas, looking to progress to study a managerial and technical programme.

The course will cover: construction management principles and process applied to construction projects; a critical understanding of the role of the construction manager in the construction process; technological process and business functions associated with construction management, in the national and international environment; and the application of research and research methods to construction management, developing your ability to consider aspects of innovation and continuous development.

**Key features**
- Have the option of taking a one-month professional or industrial internship, which counts towards your Masters qualification.

- Benefit from our team of expert academic staff who have established links to industry and significant experience of working in practice.

- Hear from visiting industry and academic experts, some of whom are NTU alumni, who will be teaching parts of the modules, providing a ‘real life’ perspective on the topics you will be studying.

- Study trips to live sites in the UK and abroad are included in your course fees, designed to help develop your understanding of theory in practice. Previous study trip destinations have included Berlin, Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Dubai and Hong Kong.

Sponsorship info

There are numerous sources of funding available for postgraduate students, both from external sources such as the Government and funding bodies, and from the University.

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Nottingham Trent UniversityNottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the biggest and most popular universities in the UK offering a number of benefits for our postgraduate students.

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