Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Project Management

This course adopts a generic approach to provide the basis for a career in, or to further develop an existing career in project management; it is aimed to meet the needs of students with a 1st degree in a variety of disciplines, who wish to develop or progress a career in project management in any industry; it is designed to meet the increasing demand for professional project managers, both nationally and internationally, who are able to provide the increasingly sophisticated management required to meet the challenges of providing and managing projects across a broad spectrum of organisations; the course has been designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the management processes and practices involved in the development and operation of projects and to develop the broad range of knowledge and applicational skills, required to manage projects; it develops a comprehensive understanding of the role of the project manager, to develop and implement recognised and innovative management, and organisational approaches to project management in the broad range of organisations and projects; the course, recognises the importance of teamwork to the success of organisations and projects, includes development of the knowledge and skills required to effectively lead and manage teams; it also recognises the growing importance of environmental influences and the demands of health and safety.

Entry requirements

Applicants require an appropriate Honours degree in a related subject (2.2 or above); membership at an appropriate level of a recognised construction institution; or a non-cognate Honours degree (2.2 or above) with relevant post graduate working experience may be considered on an individual basis; applicants may be invited for interview. If English is not the 1st language, applicants are expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Course modules

Core modules: Management theory and management practice; project management context; project management systems; project planning and control; cost and financial management; project management techniques; research design and methods; major project/dissertation for the built environment.

Assessment methods

Students can expect to be assessed by assignment, case study, examinations, group work and presentations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,900 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,450 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,450 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Chelmsford Campus Chelmsford CM1 1SQ South East

Key information

Anglia Ruskin University
Telephone number: 
01245 686868