M.Sc. On Campus

Project Management

University of Sussex

12 months
22500 GBP/year
12750 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Become a first-rate project manager by taking this Project Management programme from University of Sussex. You’ll develop the critical skills to help you manage projects in today’s dynamic business and economic environment.


You’re taught and supervised by leading project management experts in SPRU – Science Policy Research Unit. Using software-based games, you’ll learn to plan and manage projects. Gain a comprehensive understanding of, and develop core competencies in:

  • managing complex projects
  • managing risk and innovation
  • developing leadership
  • apply advanced project management practices.

You can also tailor your Project Management degree from University of Sussex to your career path by choosing options in areas such as digital innovation and data visualisation.


Managers need the skills to react to the changing world, and a vision to interpret the next step for their organisation.

On graduation, you’ll be prepared for these challenges – you’ll have the necessary interdisciplinary knowledge in innovation management and project management. You’ll have sought-after skills for a professional career in:

  • project and programme management in the public and private sector
  • management or business consultancy
  • business or technology analysis
  • R&D and innovation management
  • entrepreneurship
  • management in large, multinational organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business and Project Management
  • Management Research and Practice Skills
  • Managing Innovation
  • Project Design Thinking
  • Advanced Project Management
  • Management of Risk
  • Managing Complex Projects, Products and Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.
  • Your qualification can be in any subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12750 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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