University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Construction Management

Course delivery is divided into two main parts: taught portion at the university for lectures, seminars, tutorials, workshops, laboratory classes, individual supervision sessions and team working; the Master's project - an individual research programme enabling you to broaden your learning and develop research skills directed at critical appraisal, examine innovative solutions to the problem at hand, and to produce and defend a written thesis on a selected construction engineering, technology or management topic. A typical 20-credit module normally requires a total of 200 hours of study time. The timetabled contact time for these modules is normally a minimum of 4 hours per week for 13 teaching weeks. A minimum of 8 hours per week per module is used for directed self-study, structured assignments, open-ended assignments and team working. Taught modules are assessed based on their learning objectives using coursework, presentations, oral and/or written examination at the end of the semester.

Entry requirements

Degree and/or experience: Honours degree; or other degree plus at least two years postgraduate experience in a position of responsibility; or full membership of a relevant chartered professional body. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Course modules

Construction management; project planning and analysis; construction law and procurement; management of people and organisations; project risk and financial analysis; masters project; sustainable energy of buildings; sustainable construction; energy assessment of buildings.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,580 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,840 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Moulsecoomb Campus Brighton BN2 4GA South East

Key information

Course Enquiries
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