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Construction and Project Management

12 months
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23028 GBP/year
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About

The MSc in Construction and Project Management from University of Bradford enables graduate engineers to develop effective management skills that will allow them to take a leading role in these operations.

Overview

This MSc in Construction and Project Management from University of Bradford is ideal for those with a degree in civil engineering/the built environment, management, and cognate disciplines, who are interested in pursuing a career in construction and project management.

During the twelve-month full-time MSc, you will choose from a wide range of modules relating to areas such as:

  • sustainability in the built environment
  • construction management
  • risk assessment
  • supply chain management
  • management of procurement and construction contracts
  • commercial dispute resolution
  • sustainable development law in contemporary business society

You will also complete a dissertation relating to construction management.

You will acquire a strong business acumen and a solid understanding of the legal issues surrounding construction management, in addition to a variety of transferrable skills.

The programme is delivered jointly by the Faculty of Engineering and Informatics and the Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences, at the University of Bradford. There is a strong input from industry, where an emphasis is placed on providing a supportive environment that will you with the knowledge and learning skills to tackle the challenges in industry.

This MSc will be the first stepping-stone to a fruitful career in construction management.

Career support

The University is committed to helping students develop and enhance employability and this is an integral part of many programmes. Specialist support is available throughout the course from Career and Employability Services including help to find part-time work while studying, placements, vacation work and graduate vacancies. Students are encouraged to access this support at an early stage and to use the extensive resources on the Careers website.

Discussing options with specialist advisers helps to clarify plans through exploring options and refining skills of job-hunting. In most of our programmes there is direct input by Career Development Advisers into the curriculum or through specially arranged workshops.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management of Project Procurement and Construction Contract
  • Supply Chain Management and Construction
  • Construction Management
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Sustainability in the Built Environment
  • Sustainable Development Law in Contemporary Business & Society
  • Project Management and Six Sigma

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 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 minimum second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering subject, eg: Civil Engineering, Construction Management, the Built Environment or cognate disciplines.
  • Alternatively, applicants may be accepted from any other backgrounds if they have extensive experience of working in the construction industry.
  • IELTS score of 6.0 or better.
  • If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details. For further information on English Language requirements please see the dedicated international entry requirements page.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23028 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23028 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9230 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9230 GBP per year during 12 months.

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

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