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Project Planning and Management

University of Bradford

12 months
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17682 GBP/year
7370 GBP/year
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About

This Project Planning and Management programme at University of Bradford builds knowledge and skills in the planning and management of development projects and programmes. 

Overview

This Project Planning and Management programme at University of Bradford is designed to deepen critical understanding of the strategies, processes, techniques and issues involved in taking ideas for development and turning them into practical realities with identifiable outcomes and benefits.

The degree provides an excellent basis for career enhancement or conversion for those with interest and experience in projects for development. The focus of the course is on development projects in the public or third (voluntary or community) sectors, but the underlying principles are applicable to all types of project, including those for commercial benefit.

On completion of your course, you will be able to understand and examine critically:

  • The discipline of project and programme management, within an overall appreciation of the nature and purpose of projects
  • The principles and practice of project planning, design, preparation, and appraisal techniques for projects in a development context
  • The theory and practice of management skills for project and programme management, focusing particularly on 'hard' and 'soft' skills for successful project implementation

Career prospects

Many BCID postgraduates have experience in development and related areas of the public, private and voluntary sectors. This degree course provides the skills and knowledge required to become a development professional.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Planning and Design
  • Project Finance and Appraisal
  • Project Implementation Management
  • Issues in Development Theory
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Critical Perspectives on Sustainable Development
  • Theories and Practices of Conflict Resolution
  • Security and Development in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Areas

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A typical application would include a minimum 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent. However the University welcomes applications from all potential students regardless of their previous academic experience; offers are made following detailed consideration of each individual application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17682 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17682 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7370 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7370 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time

  • Home: £3,685 per year

Living costs for Bradford

713 - 1353 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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