College of Engineering and Technology

University of Derby

Civil Engineering and Construction Management

This course aims to provide a continuous ladder of opportunity and progression towards a professional career in civil engineering and/or construction management. It is vocationally relevant, dealing with content aligned to contemporary management, environment and design issues in the industry. It will prepare managers for roles in multi-disciplinary teams, sharing common civil engineering and construction management philosophies, principles and practices. You will explore the historical development of a wide range of management disciplines and evaluate how they have evolved to provide construction and civil engineering managers with a substantial amount of choice in terms of policy, legislation, methodology and practice. This course will enable you to research, analyse and apply your knowledge to a framework that will help you to lead successful construction projects in your workplace.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (at least 2nd Class) in civil engineering.

Course modules

Modules: Research methods (application and evaluation); flood risk engineering management; construction contracts and dispute resolution; CPD and strategic management; project planning, value engineering and risk management; negotiated module; transport and infrastructure engineering and sustainable design; environmental performance management for sustainable development; sustainable construction methods and materials; independent scholarship.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 495 per Module (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Year abroad (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 495 per Module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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