Online degree

Project Management

Advance your career as a project manager or project leader with an online Masters degree in project management accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM)

Gain project management knowledge and skills useful in a variety of industries

Project managers are highly sought after in industries across the globe. With this degree you will develop the project management skills to access these exciting career opportunities.

You will learn how to manage projects and teams effectively by exploring a range of specialist project management principles and developing your own approach to managing projects. You will have access to the supported learning you need to develop your transferable skills and confidence. Internationally recognised, this online project management degree is accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).


Develop your career and gain the professional expertise needed to plan and deliver complex projects. Internationally recognised, this online project management Masters degree is accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).
2-3 years
9 programs
Start dates
16 Sep 2019 (apply by 13 Sep 2019)
2 Jan 2020 (apply by 30 Dec 2019)

What do I need to apply?

To gain entry, you’ll need a good honours degree from a recognised university.

Alternatively, if you have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and/or appropriate work experience at a suitable level within an organisation, and for an appropriate length of time, you may be considered.

You may be interviewed prior to acceptance. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account.

As a distance learner, you’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email.

If English is not your first language, you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

How much will it cost?

6700 GBP

What are the learning outcomes?

  • Use the language, knowledge, theories, principles and practical skills demanded by the discipline of management.

  • Critically analyse and evaluate procedures, systems and techniques used in management.

  • Apply aspects of the scientific, social, environmental, legal, technical, ethical, economic, health and safety, and political dimensions to management issues in the built environment.

  • Systematically analyse and critically evaluate arguments and procedures used to identify a client’s needs and the means to satisfy them.

  • Identify complex problems, critically analyse, synthesise and apply relevant knowledge and skills to provide an appropriate solution of a professional and ethical nature.

  • Logically and systematically plan and organise processes and actions.

  • Work as part of a team contributing to defined goals and group dynamics.

  • Communicate efficiently in spoken, written and graphical forms and be able to present complex issues to clients.

Programs on this degree

Project Management Context
Cost and Financial Management
Major Project
Management Practice
Management Theory
Project Management Systems
Project Management Techniques
Project Planning and Control
Research Design and Methods

What you'll get as a degree student with FutureLearn

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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