12 months
6310 USD/year
6310 USD/year
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Construction Project Management offered at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg  in the field of Construction Project Management is a 1 year full- time or 2 years part time degree.


Key facts

Direct entry to the MSc (Building) by research is allowed for candidates with a good honours in Economics, Real Estate, Finance and Economics provided they can demonstrate proficiency in Econometrics and Research Methodology from their previous studies. 

The taught MSc Construction Project Management offered at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg degree is directed towards applicants with an honours degree in Real Estate, Property, Economics, Finance, Commerce, Accounting, Building Technology, Civil Engineering and Planning.

Teaching and learning

The School uses lectures, cases and projects that facilitate study of the discipline on a deep level. Students typically work in small groups. Apart from knowledge of the subject, group work facilitates financial modelling, team, communication and business skills. Guest speakers from industry provide practical perspectives on some of the issues discussed in class.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Planning and Control
  • Construction Economics and Finance
  • Construction Contracts Law and Management
  • Project Management
  • Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction
  • Research Methodology

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


190 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BSc(Building) or BSc(Construction Management)
  • BArch or BSc(Town and Regional Planning) or BSc (Hons) (Urban and Regional Planning), or MArch(Prof) or BSc(Property Studies), or BSc(Quantity Surveying), or BSc (Eng) in the branch of Civil Engineering
  • BSc(Hons) (Economics) or BCom(Hons) or BSc(Hons) (Finance)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6310 USD per year during 12 months.

R 92 060

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /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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