What our lecturers say:

"We attract students that are among the very brightest from all over the world. Last year, one of my classes alone was made up of people from more than 20 countries."

Peter Fenn, Reader

"The unique combination of mechanical, aerospace, and civil engineering disciplines in our School exposes academics and students to a variety of engineering approaches to problem-solving."

Paul Chan, Lecturer

Commercial Project Management [MSc]

This MSc course provides state-of-the-art project management education at postgraduate level.

The MSc in Commercial Project Management prepares students for a professional role in the management of commercial projects by providing students with an understanding of the both the people-related and technical requirements necessary for the successful management of projects, as well as the organisational and strategic aspects; it also stresses the commercial aspects of project management: for example, marketing and sales, financial management, procurement, bidding and contract management.

This MSc is one of four full time MSc courses within the Management of Projects Group of Programmes. The other full time MSc courses are:

The MScs within the Management of Projects group of programmes are full-time courses which run for 52 weeks.

There are 12 teaching weeks in the first semester from September to December and 12 teaching weeks in the second semester from February to June.

Dissertation: on successful completion of the taught element, you are expected to work on a dissertation from June and complete ready for submission by the beginning of September. The  dissertation commences when you have successfully completed the taught element of 8 units, including 6 core and 2 optional units, approved by the Examination Board in June. You can then proceed to working on and writing up your dissertation from June and must submit it by September.

Graduation: if successful you graduate in December.

This course is accredited by:

Joint Board of Moderators

All four or our MSc courses within the Management of Projects group of programmes are listed by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) as being Approved Further Learning Schemes for Chartered Engineers.‌


Meet the Course Director

Margaret Emsley

"This course is delivered within an engineering school, which really sets it apart from other similar courses which are often based in business schools."

Read her Staff Spotlight

Did you know?

On successful completion of the MSc students with an accredited first degree at BEng level will be able to become chartered engineers.

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