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MSc Construction Project Management Extended Masters

MSc Construction Project Management Extended Masters

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Construction Project Management

Course type


Course Summary


Do you have a degree or professional background in construction? Are you keen to develop and expand your career with a Masters in construction management?

Our MSc Construction Project Management course is designed to support your professional development and provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in today’s globalised and ever-changing construction industry.

Course detail

As a construction project manager you will learn to handle the planning, coordination, and successful execution of construction projects. The projects you work on could range from agricultural, residential, commercial, institutional, industrial, civil, or environmental.

The course provides a broad, thorough foundation in the fundamentals required for successfully organising and managing construction projects; such as, strong communication skills, comprehensive knowledge of the building process and the ability to problem-solve. It includes study of the latest technology implementation and innovation, such as BIM and 3D printing.

The course will equip you with advanced knowledge and skills in:

  • sustainable built environment development
  • construction project management
  • integrated and interoperable information management in construction projects
  • environmentally-friendly design and construction
  • sustainable financial and procurement management in construction projects.

Extended Masters option

If you have an undergraduate degree, but do not quite meet the entry criteria for this course, you may qualify for our Extended Masters. You will take two extra modules to prepare you for the course and you must study full time. We also provide English-language support if you need it. Once you complete these two modules, you can progress directly onto the regular Masters course.

Study & career progression

When you graduate, you will be qualified for a career in a broad range of management careers in the construction industry. You could work for building contractors or suppliers in areas such as:

  • project management
  • commercial management
  • design management
  • construction site management
  • building operation and maintenance management
  • sustainable development specialist
  • consultancy.

Or you could also choose to study for a PhD at UWL.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


15 months

Start date



Project Dissertation - Core
People Management in Construction - Core
Research Methods - Core
Critical Thinking, Analysis and Evaluation - Core
Advanced Study Skills - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

To study the Extended Masters programme students will need: a Bachelor's degree.

University information

The University of West London (UWL) is based in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, with a number of global organisations such a GlaxoSmithKline and Sky based locally. The University offers postgraduate courses in subjects ranging from nursing to music. Known as the ‘career university’, there is an impressive graduate employment rate, with courses specifically designed to enable students to secure work after...more

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