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Project Management, M.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months


KU’s School of Engineering M.E. in Project Management degree addresses these workforce needs by providing engineering managers with the skills and knowledge to successfully bridge the fields of engineering, technology, people, and business. Coursework can be completed entirely on the KU Edwards Campus.


Officially accredited/recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, University of Kansas (KU) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Finance for the Project Manager
  • Personal Development for the Project Manager
  • Project Management Fundamentals I
  • Project Management Fundamentals II
  • Project Management Fundamentals III
  • Project Management Fundamentals IV
  • Case Studies in Project Management
  • Management of Intra-Organizational Projects
  • Management of Consulting Projects
  • Management of Governmental Projects
  • Risk Management for Project Managers
  • Project Cost Estimation, Analysis, and Control
  • Analysis for Project Managers
  • Program Management
  • Project Team Management and Development
  • Management of Global Projects
  • Management of Distributed Project Teams

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • An undergraduate degree in engineering or closely related science
  • Two years work experience in engineering, information technology, or relevant field
  • A 3.0 undergraduate grade point average (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Current resume
  • International students must meet KU’s English proficiency, Visa/I20, and financial support document requirements
  • Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      977 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 977 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
    • National Applies to you

      977 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 977 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
    • In-State Applies to you

      420 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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    Living costs for Lenexa

    • 900 - 1400 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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