Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes University

Project Management in the Built Environment

The MSc in Project Management in the Built Environment is designed to meet the growing demand for project managers in the built environment sector who can oversee the entire life cycle of any project, including unique and specialist developments. It is ideal for anyone with ambitions for project management within this sector. We consult extensively with people from a wide spectrum of companies and organisations in order to make sure that the course content remains practically relevant. Some of this consultation is done through our alumni network to benefit from the views of professionals in prominent positions who were also students at Oxford Brookes University.

Entry requirements

The MSc in Project Management in the Built Environment is open to students who hold a good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or above) in any discipline. We will also consider applications from candidates with relevant experience (or an alternative qualification) and demonstrable ability to study at master's level. Normally, applicants for distance-learning study should also have at least six months' work experience in the built environment sector and are required to be in full-time employment.

Course modules

Modules include: People, leadership and organisations; project planning: control and risk; construction law and procurement; managing technology for sustainable environments; applied research methods, dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is 100% coursework, which includes a great variety of types of work.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 12 months
MSc Distance learning January 2017 - 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headington Campus Oxford OX3 0BP South East
Distance Learning

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