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PGCERT Business Administration (Facilities Management)

PGCERT Business Administration (Facilities Management)

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Study mode

Part time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Facilities Management Business Administration

Course type


Course Summary

Course summary

  • Develop knowledge and skills that improve your ability to successfully lead and manage organisations
  • Learn from peers who can provide new insights, perspectives and networking opportunities
  • Work comfortably around your existing commitments with a flexible structure of study.

In any organisation, facilities management is a distinct discipline that supports the core business relationship between people, process and place. This course is designed for estates and facilities managers who want to improve their skills, leadership, knowledge and experience to advance their career.

How you learn

All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive.

We use university-based block study in combination with self managed study time, so you can easily complete the course from anywhere within the UK or overseas. You can also study modules as and when it suits you, enabling you to progress at a pace that meets your needs and fits around your professional commitments.

Future careers

If you are employed in estates or facilities management, this qualification equips you with the skills to improve your performance and progress rapidly up the career ladder in areas such as property and premises management, facilities and general management.

Accredited by the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM), successful completion of the course gives you a level 7 IWFM Diploma in Facilities Management qualification and the formal professional certified membership (CIWFM). Upon graduation you also develop a route to the executive MBA in facilities management.


This course is accredited by the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM). The course offers a dual award, so you will receive the IWFM Level 7 Diploma and also a Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration (Facilities Management). Successful completion of the course allows you to apply for the formal professional certified membership (CIWFM). We are a recognised Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) centre.


Strategic Property Asset Management Fm (15 Credits) - Core
Strategic Project Management (15 Credits) - Core
Delivering Strategic Facilities Management (Pt) (15 Credits) - Core
Leadership, Partnership And Change Within Facilities Management (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK.

Entry requirements

You need either a 2.2 degree or equivalent and two years managerial and operational experience or significant managerial and operational experience.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge of their discipline using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a...more