Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Construction Management

The programme is designed for recent graduates from construction and related disciplines and introduces the fundamentals and challenges to contemporary construction management. It is also ideally suited to those who have a strong technical background and need to complement it with requisite management know-how for developing their national and international careers in the construction sector. Students on the programme benefit from the programmes connection with the expertise of the UK�s longest-established research group �Construction Technology and Organisation� and the Royal Academy of Engineering Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject and/or full membership of a relevant professional institution, or the Loughborough Postgraduate Certificate in Management for Engineers. Other relevant qualifications and/or relevant experience are considered on an individual basis. International students require English language score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: ICT for construction projects; research and communication; principles of design and construction; principles of project management; postgraduate research project. Option module (part-time students only): management and professional development 1; Optional modules (choose 2 from): design management; sustainability in the built environment; management of construction processes; federated 3D building information modelling (BIM); 2 modules from: strategic management in construction; people and teams; procurement and contract procedure; business economics and finance.

Sponsorship information

ICE Quest bursary, British Council bursary for overseas students, university bursary for overseas students (part-fee), ESF for EU students under 25.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01509 222496