Construction Project Management, M.Sc. | Heriot-Watt University Dubai | Dubai, United Arab Emirates
12 months
21517 EUR/year
21517 EUR/year
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This Construction Project Management programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai produces qualified project managers of the quality required by the UK, Middle Eastern and global construction industries, both in terms of their immediate ability to perform and their longer term strategic potential.


Taught from the perspective of construction project management, with principles that apply far beyond this sector, the programme provides students with access to both a solid theoretical base and current and future strategies in practical project management.

Internship opportunities

We are committed to maximising employability in a post COVID-19 world.

Eligible students who participate in this programme can take advantage of unique internship opportunities with our highly reputed industry partners.

The internships will be subject to a minimum level of academic performance, demonstrated transferrable skills (for example, communication and teamwork) and successful assessments with the industry partner.

Professional recognition

The Construction Project Management programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is accredited by both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management: Theory and Practice
  • Contracts and Procurement
  • Project Management: Strategic Issues
  • Value and Risk Management
  • People and Organisational Management
  • Construction Financial Management
  • Construction Practices and Information Technology

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
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For MSc entry, a good relevant Honours degree (first or second class) or equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered. 
  • Given the clear practical element of the programmes, we will also consider non-graduate candidates holding less than a good Honours degree, or its equivalent, but with compensating qualifications or experience may be admitted to the Postgraduate Diploma programme. 
  • Transfer to the MSc will be possible later on if exams and course work are at MSc level.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21517 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21517 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    21517 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21517 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

AED 81900

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /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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