Construction Project Management

Waterford Institute of Technology

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
10500 EUR/year
4950 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The M.S. in Construction Project Management at Waterford Institute of Technology is designed for participants who want to develop their Construction Project Management knowledge and skills at postgraduate level. 


The Construction Project Management program offered by Waterford Institute of Technology is open to NFQ Level 8 degree holders from construction related disciplines (e.g. Civil Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Architecture, Architectural Technology, Construction Management)and for those with either NFQ Level 7 qualifications or Professional Body qualifications in addition to relevant work experience.

Our program aims to develop a deep understanding of and competence in the key project management processes in a construction environment; develop the participants’ research knowledge and capabilities, thus enabling their application to the management of projects, innovation and continuous improvement in the construction industry.


Completing this program and gaining the MSc qualification will enable the successful participants to obtain employment in the dynamic Engineering and Construction Industry (Irish and International) and generally enhance their overall career prospects. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management of Projects 
  • Economics & the Construction Sector
  • Strategic Management
  • Financial Management
  • Management of People
  • Construction Law
  • ICT for Construction
  • Professional Development & Effectiveness
  • Sustainability & The Built Environment
  • Research Methodology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the MSc in Construction Project Management should hold a NFQ Level 8 Honours degree in Engineering, Science or cognate discipline. 
  • Applicants who do not hold the standard qualifying NFQ Level 8 qualification criteria, but have relevant industrial experience may be considered for admission to the programme under the Institute’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process and subject to an interview. 
  • Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4950 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Construction Project Management
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