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Nottingham Trent University: Online Construction Project Management

Institution Nottingham Trent University View institution profile
Department School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
Study type Taught


100% online degree

With the construction industry booming at both a national and international level, a growing number of companies are calling out for qualified project managers to spearhead their future developments. Our Online MSc Construction Project Management course will help you take advantage of these growing opportunities. As you learn, you'll benefit from the career experience of your cohort, who have an average of 10 years of work experience across 25 different countries, as well as an experienced faculty with links across the industry.

Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), our course provides you with a framework for understanding project management in the construction industry and puts project management principles into practice. The RICS accreditation is recognition that the course is relevant to the construction industry and provides a benchmark of quality for employers, giving you a competitive edge.

Who is this degree designed for? This course is aimed to equip mid-career professionals or recent graduates with knowledge and skills that can be applied immediately in real working environments. It’s suitable for professionals already working in the construction industry who aspire to senior management positions. Delivered entirely online, it is designed to enable flexible study alongside full-time work. Additionally, it is suitable for undergraduate (honours) students in related subject areas, looking to progress to study a managerial and technical postgraduate programme.

What you'll study Project management in construction requires an overview of the entire process, from inception to completion. This involves a close working relationship between the project manager and the client. Taught by experts from the construction industry, our course has been designed to deliver relevant, cutting-edge skills you can bring to work as a construction project manager, no matter where you are in your career.

The course will cover - Managing project briefing, key design and development issues at a detailed level.

  • Learning essential skills to create appropriate procurement strategies.

  • Gaining a comprehensive understanding of the organisational structures required to achieve successful project outcomes, including legal and contractual constraints and people management skills.

Course structure The Online MSc Construction Project Management course is formed of 12 modules, each worth 10 credits plus a dissertation worth 60 credits. The duration of the course is two and a half years.

Master of Science - MSc (PG)

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