University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

Engineering Project Management

This programme reflects the growing demand for engineers with project management training and experience. The programme examines key areas in the management of projects within an engineering environment. The programme develops students’ skills students in financial and people management while comprehensively developing engineering project management skills. The discipline embraces key areas such as quality management and supply chain management which are vital to the success of all projects.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree 2.2 or above classification in an appropriate discipline.

The nature of the programme is such that candidates from a wide variety of backgrounds will be considered.

Equivalent qualifications

Equivalent qualifications will be considered for entry onto the programme. For example, a candidate with a good HND, together with at least five years relevant experience would be considered. The candidate would be expected to provide evidence to support his/her application.

Other skills considered

Our offers are not solely based on academic results. We will take your skills, achievements and work experience into consideration. Evidence of personal professional and educational experience will be sought, to provide indicators of the ability of an individual to satisfy the requirements of the programme.

Course modules

Part 1

  • Purchasing and Inventory Management
  • Research Methods
  • Quality Management
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Leadership, Product Development and Innovation
  • Management of Engineering Projects
  • Management of Financial and Human Resources

Part 2

  • Major Project

Assessment methods

Assessment used within this programme is usually formative or summative. Assessments are designed to develop students’ ability to practice a wide range of tools and techniques and to see the strategic implications of decisions and problems. These typically take the form of case studies, research and critical evaluation exercises and practical work based reports to resolve problems, develop a purchasing or quality strategy, for example. In some modules students are required to present their research/findings to their lecturer’s and peers followed by a question and answer session. Such assessment strategies are utilised by the course team to generate student driven work.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

Key information

Campus or study location: 
School of Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics, Swansea Campus