University of Essex

University of Essex

Global Project Management

This course ensures students understand the dynamics, underpinning theories and concepts relating to global project and innovation management; they develop critical insights into how global, innovative projects become part of the strategic decision-making process of businesses and how they complement the management of related areas of information; new enterprise creation; business research; and the workings of the international business environment.

Entry requirements

Our applicants should have a 1st, 2.1 or high 2.2 degree, or equivalent. Individual course requirements can vary. If English is not your 1st language, then we require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Global project and product development; comprehensive business plan; dissertation; global supply chain and operations management; international marketing strategy and planning; managerial economics; research methods. Optional modules include: Creating and managing the new and entrepreneurial organisation; innovation management; international business and strategy; international human resource management; principles of international marketing; the international business environment.

Assessment methods

Combination of written coursework, end-of-term tests, practical and laboratory work (where appropriate) and end-of-year exams. During the summer, students work on a dissertation or individual project included in their final grade.

Sponsorship information

Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southend Campus Southend SS1 1LW South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Graduate Administrator, Essex Business School
Telephone number: 
01206 872719