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Project Management

University of Worcester

12 months
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14400 GBP/year
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About

The Project Management programme of University of Worcester is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to give you a competitive advantage in Project Management.

Overview

At the Project Management programme of University of Worcester you will develop your expertise in areas such as entrepreneurship, project management, risk management, leadership and human resource management, all of which are important tools for a successful project manager. You will have the opportunity to work as a member of a project management team and be involved in developing a project plan that is presented to real clients for feedback and, potentially, deliver the plan for them as a live project.

You will be taught by senior academics who have wealth of professional experience and excellent links with industry. Their teaching is informed by insights from industry and the course content is both practical and relevant to real business life. You will also be offered an internship option to provide you with a flavour of the actual world of business.

Key features

  • Scholarships and Discounts for international students, based on their grades
  • Work-related curriculum that enhances the ability to adapt to complex situations
  • Modules based on contemporary research, scholarship and cutting-edge thinking
  • Opportunities to work with senior academics who have extensive experience in Project Management
  • Cross-learning amongst students of diverse backgrounds and business practices from around the world
  • The opportunity to gain access to local and national employers through the internship
  • A flexible design allowing two entry points, in September and January  

Where could it take you?

This course has been designed in a way that allows you to develop high-level knowledge and skills to pursue a career in Project Management. This is a growing area of interest and many people are becoming specialists in this field due to its importance in today’s globalised world and business landscape. The content of this course has been developed with reference to Association of Project Management (APM) in order to reflect current and best project management practices.

Project management (PM) skills are sought after in today’s job market. Fierce competition is driving companies towards innovative products and services, and successful project management is key for survival and growth. This course introduces you to various sources of information and methods of analysis for the purpose of business decision making in successfully managing projects. Furthermore, the course develops the critical thinking skills which are essential for boosting your employability prospects. In addition, the international nature of the candidates, the diversity of expertise and backgrounds together with the University's commitment to the sustainability agenda will all have a profound impact on your employability

Links with employers

The Business School works closely with a number of professional organisations including the Chartered Institute of Management, Institute of Commercial Management, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Chartered Institute of Public Relations, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Institute of Financial Accountants, Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals, and British Computer Society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contract and Procurement
  • Project Management Theory and Practice
  • Risk and Quality Management
  • Financial Management
  • Research Methods
  • Global Strategy

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Part-time: September 12 start

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

An honours degree at 2:2 level or above in any subject  (or International students holding a qualification recognised as equivalent by the University).

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students with relevant previous study at postgraduate level or with extensive experience may be considered eligible for recognition of prior learning.  Please contact the Registry Admissions Office for further information or guidance on 01905 855111. Further information on Recognition of Prior Learning can be found at our Registry Services page.

Students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate proficiency to a minimum level of 6.5 IELTS (and minimum of 5.5 in each element) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7440 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Worcester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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