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MSc in Project Management

The University of Liverpool
Program summary
30 months
Online / distance learning

Program description

Online Masters of Science in Project Management

The aim of the Online MSc in Project Management programme is to provide the skills necessary to deliver advanced and effective project management at a time when companies and organisations are increasingly focused on this key area. At the same time the online Masters of Science in Project Management results in a valuable academic qualification.

This online Masters of Science in Project Management is beneficial at a time when companies and organisations are increasingly focused on the short- and long-term benefits of high quality project management. Upon completion of the course, students will be in an excellent position to exploit a full range of pan-regional and multi-sector opportunities in project management.

You will acquire a knowledge of all management and planning disciplines, as well as an in-depth understanding of skills such as organisational change and behavioural management. This will open up pan-regional and multi-sectoral opportunities in project management.

The MSc in Project Management is designed to meet the standards laid out by globally recognised governing bodies. Six core modules cover core subjects such as Planning and Budgeting, Execution and Control, Contracts and Procurement, and Sustainability. You will then specialise by studying two elective modules in subjects such as Total Quality Management, Operations Modelling and Construction.

Moreover, you will have a thorough grounding in all current project methodologies. This will open up flexible career structures that transcend sectors and regions, enabling you to practice effective project management in all professional environments.

PMI Registered Education ProviderOnline Msc in Project Management
University of Liverpool has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI). As a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), University of Liverpool has agreed to abide by PMI-established quality assurance criteria

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Application and Admission Requirements

MSc in Project ManagementPrior to taking the MSc in Project Management from The University of Liverpool Online, the following are required:

                  • Bachelor’s degree equivalent to UK Honours degree.
                  • English equivalent to minimum of IETS test level 6.5 overall.
                  • TOEFL 580 paper based test / 88 Internet based test / TEEP 6.5
                  • 2 years of relevant work experience.

                          Please note for the MSc in Project Management, The University of Liverpool Online also evaluates applicants on an individual basis.

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                          Duration of the MSc in Project Management:

                          The Online MSc in Project Management programme is 30 months in duration based on the recommended study schedule. Should students need to alter their study path due to work or family commitments they can do so in consultation with a Student Support Manager.

                          MSc in Project Management programme structure:

                          Project Management MScThe Online MSc in Project Management programme comprises eight modules – six compulsory and two elective – culminating in a dissertation. Each module lasts eight weeks. You take one module at a time in order to study a specific subject in-depth without distractions.

                          Core modules

                          • Introduction to Project Management
                          • Planning and Budgeting with Risk
                          • Execution and Control with Risk
                          • Organisation and Behavioural Management
                          • Contracts and Procurement
                          • Sustainability, Programme and Portfolio Management

                          Specialist modules (Choose two)

                          • Total Quality Management
                          • Operations Modelling and Simulation
                          • Project Management Application: Construction
                          • Strategic Operation Management
                          • Business Process Management and Systems


                          Students refine their dissertation topic in conjunction with their Personal Dissertation Advisor, an academic supervisor who will provide support throughout the writing process.

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                          Expenses / Tuition Fees

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