University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Commercial Project Management

This programme aims to develop a critical understanding of the factors that influence commercial management, in particular the principles and practice of competitive bidding and bid evaluation.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class UK Honours degree; preferably an upper 2nd, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject, such as built environment, engineering, technical or management disciplines; IELTS 6.5 (with no sub test less than 5.5); TOEFL 570 with 5.0 in the TWE (computer-based 230 or internet-based 88-89).

Course modules

Modules include: Commercial management; management of projects; people and organisation; project planning and control; project management research methods; optional and directed course units include: business projects involving IS/IT; commercial contract management; conflict management and dispute resolution; project finance; risk management.

Sponsorship information

Charles Marks Award: 1 scholarship is available to the value of $5,000 to American students registered on any of the full time Master of Science courses in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering; this award is not available to students on part-time or distance learning courses.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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