Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Strategic Project Management

This course places emphasis on strategy, leadership and business transformation through the management of projects, programmes and portfolios.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours Degree or its non-UK equivalent in a related subject from a recognised British or overseas university plus a minimum of 3 years relevant industry experience. The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Strategic project management; leadership in contemporary projects; competitive strategy; strategic change; project procurement and contract management; project economics and evaluation; project management; quality management and performance; research methods; research project.

Assessment methods

A combination of examinations and work-based assignments.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Executive) Part-time £ 6,210 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time £ 7,330 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time £ 6,210 per Academic year (EU fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 4513284