University of Bolton

University of Bolton

Construction Project Management

This programme focuses on the activities of business management and project management; the research methods module acts as an introductory module enabling students to develop many of the skills required for academic study in subsequent parts of the programme; these skills include information retrieval and analysis; students are encouraged to make judgments about problems based upon examination of evidence.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have an honours degree in an appropriate construction discipline (or a comparable relevant qualification from a UK or overseas institution); professional body membership in an appropriate construction discipline e.g. Chartered Construction Manager, Chartered Builder, Chartered Surveyor, Chartered Architect, Chartered or Incorporated Engineer; qualifications and/or experience equivalent to (1) and (2), e.g. Higher National Certificate or Diploma and substantial experience at a senior level in construction; a non-cognate degree, and experience working over a long period in construction, e.g. construction lawyer. If English is not a 1st language applicants also need IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent).

Course modules

Core modules: Research methods; business management; project management; dissertation; 1 optional module: built asset management; construction law and sustainable procurement; environmental management.

Sponsorship information

Employer or self-funded.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 calendar years
MSc Part-time evening only - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bolton Bolton BL3 5AB North West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01204 903903