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Project Management, MSc., PgD.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #91 (QS) ,
This programme targets professionals who already have a Bachelor's degree and who work in construction or related disciplines in or around Hong Kong. Primarily, it offers opportunities for practising architects, construction managers, engineers, surveyors, technologists and related professionals to broaden and deepen their knowledge of project management.

About

Many businesses need professionals who are skilful in project management and who are capable of innovating and providing creative solutions to complex problems. We help students to develop an innovative approach to problem solving in general and to project management in particular. Over time, this should produce highly skilled management professionals to operate throughout China, including Hong Kong. The Dissertation further allows MSc students to pursue a topic of their own choice in greater depth.
 

Characteristics

The philosophy of this programme is student-centred learning, or teaching students how to learn, which makes good use of the pool of knowledge and experience that is contained within each subject. Led by staff members who are leading researchers in their fields, and supplemented by professionals who share their knowledge of the industry, the programme encourages students to learn systematically from their own experience, and introduces them to the theories and good practices of managing projects from both the technological and business perspectives.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Real Estate Development
  • Principles of Project Management
  • Managing People in Projects
  • Construction Process Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Project Appraisal
  • International Construction Projects
  • Development Finance & Investment
  • Research & Consultancy Techniques for Construction & Real Estate

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 30 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
    • 30 for MSc,
    • 21 for PgD
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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

General Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline or the equivalent (including recognised professional qualifications); 
    AND
  • Preferably two years of relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 537 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 537 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • HK$4,200 per credit for local students
  • HK$4,200 per credit for non-local students (Subject to review)

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/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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