University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Construction Commercial Management

The course aims to provide a critical awareness of the importance of construction projects to clients, and the context and constraints within which projects are procured and undertaken. Students gain knowledge and understanding of the theories, concepts, principles, techniques, and intellectual and practical skills needed for the commercial management of construction projects. The blended learning approach offers flexible access to core content, while still providing the discipline and structure of regular attendance at the University.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2.2 or above) in a related subject area such as construction, architecture or civil engineering, and be in, or have been in, relevant employment in a professional or managerial capacity. Alternatively, students should have membership of a recognised construction-related professional body achieved through examinations and/ or professional interview, and have professional or managerial experience in a construction-related post. Applications from mature students without formal qualifications but with relevant professional or managerial experience are welcomed. Candidates whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Core modules: Commercial management; construction law for contract management; corporate management; construction dissertation or work-related project; economics of the construction industry; procurement; risk management for projects. Option modules: Building design management; construction project planning; developing effective construction teams.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time evening only £ 775 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time evening only £ 1,300 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

Key information

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