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MSc Project Management

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October 2024

April 2024

Programme Duration

2-5 years

Academic Direction
Royal Holloway, University of London
Modes of Study

Build the expertise you need to deliver complex, ambitious projects with this MSc designed by experienced industry practitioners and academics to help you meet the growing demand for project management skills. Gain an understanding of the core principles and specialise in sustainability or software development.

Key features

  1. Learn from experts in the field

    Learn from highly experienced practitioners and senior executives with portfolios covering both complex, multi-disciplinary projects and small, bespoke interventions in niche sectors, combining academic excellence with industry related knowledge and expertise.

  2. Be a generalist or a specialist

    Develop the skills and knowledge you need to manage large scale and complex projects across all sectors, opening up limitless opportunities. You’ll also have the option to refine your knowledge by specialising in either software development or sustainability - both highly sought-after areas of expertise across the globe.

  3. Performance-based admissions

    If you do not meet the requirements for direct entry, benefit from our performance-based admissions process by transferring to the MSc after completing two 15-credit modules. You can also progress to a master’s qualification if you have registered for the postgraduate diploma or postgraduate certificate.

  4. Fit you studies around your lifestyle

    Leverage the flexibility offered by this 100 per cent online degree to fit your studies around your life, scheduling learning around existing work commitments and preserving an ideal work-life balance by learning at your own pace, on your own schedule.  You can also study on a pay-per-module basis.

  5. A world-class degree

    Benefit from a degree that is internationally valued. The MSc is awarded by the University of London, a trusted provider of distance and flexible learning for over 160 years, under academic direction from Royal Holloway, a UK top 29 university (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023).

  6. Join our global alumni community

    Follow in the footsteps of a distinguished list of University of London alumni from Nobel prize-winners to leaders in law, finance, humanities and other fields in more than 190 countries. Enjoy wide-ranging benefits including events, free online courses and more.


Give yourself the power to deliver with our MSc Project Management

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