University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Project Management

This course provides a grounding in the principles and practice of project management with the overall aim of increasing the ability to contribute to business effectiveness. It is designed to prepare students to manage projects in a wide range of sectors and environments.

Entry requirements

2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent, or sufficient evidence of both relevant work experience and academic potential to achieve the award. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Project environment and planning; budgets and commercial management; people management and risk; project investigation and systems methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

For each unit you will be assessed in a way that will deepen your knowledge of the subjects covered. This can involve analysing case studies, critiquing current knowledge on an aspect of project management, creating a detailed project plan, or assessing the advantages and disadvantages of project management practices. You will also complete a self-directed research dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 30 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Centre, Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 8200