Construction Management

University College of Estate Management

M.Sc. Online
24 months
4600 GBP/year
4600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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University College of Estate Management’s industry-recognised MSc Construction Management is designed to prepare you for a successful career as a construction professional. It provides a rigorous understanding of the principles, practices and ethics involved in construction management in a worldwide context.


Construction Managers are highly trained professionals who are involved in a wide spectrum of projects ranging from simple residential dwellings to complex infrastructure projects. Construction Management involves a suite of skills which are essential to transforming the client’s brief through the management of the construction process up to the readiness for operation of that project.

Accredited by internationally-respected professional bodies, the programme is designed to develop these requisite skills for the smooth administration of the project through its lifecycle.

The MSc Construction Management at University College of Estate Management is a fully supported online programme that offers great flexibility for you to earn while you learn and study where ever you are based in the world. Many of our students often already work in, or are associated with, the property and building sectors.

Why study with UCEM?

  • UCEM is the leading provider of supported online education for the Built Environment
  • Our programmes are recognised and accredited by professional bodies – including RICS, CIOB, CABE, ICES and HKICM – enabling students to progress to professional membership and gain Chartered status
  • You will be supported every step of the way by our Tutors, who are experienced practitioners in their respective fields, and our Matrix-accredited professional support staff
  • Designed for busy working professionals, supported online education offers the flexibility to fit your studies around your work enabling you to fast-track your career and directly apply your learning to your work
  • UCEM programmes offer a range of modules that allow you to choose a specialism to support your career path
  • Our supported online education model provides access to all your learning materials wherever you are in the world. If your work requires you to change location or travel, you can take us with you


This programme is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable & Innovative Construction 
  • Contract Administration & Practice
  • Law for Construction
  • Management of Construction 
  • Strategic Management of Change 
  • Managing & Leading People 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree with honours at lower second standard (2:2) and three years’ experience
  • A Bachelor’s Degree, plus experience in a relevant field
  • A Level 5 qualification as defined by Framework for Higher Education Qualifications for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (FHEQ) plus 5 years’ relevant experience
  • A professional qualification plus 5 years’ relevant experience, two of which should be at appropriate senior management level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9200 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9200 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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