University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland

Project Management

This course is designed to teach project management to people from any discipline. Unlike many other project management courses, you do not need an engineering or technical background to apply. A large number of our students are from business, arts and other backgrounds.

Entry requirements

We require applicants to hold at least a 2.2 Honours degree in any subject. We will also consider applicants who have other qualifications and substantial work experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Stage 1: Project management and control (double unit); commercial and contractual issues; research skills and academic literacy. Stage 2: Managing people and project leadership; international project management and practice; decision support for management; project risk and quality management. Stage 3: Projects.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include individual written reports and research papers, practical assignments and the Master's project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees) 60 weeks
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 60 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sir Tom Cowie Campus Sunderland SR6 0DD North East

Key information

Student Helpline
Telephone number: 
0191 515 3000