University of West London

Course Introduction

This course will examine the role of applied project management in specific sectors and discover how to plan, control, monitor and deliver successful projects. It will help you to gain the generic skills and understanding that you need to fulfill your particular business and organisational needs. In addition, you will gain experience with supporting software such as Microsoft Project Management.

On this career-oriented applied project management course, you will learn how to use structured concepts and frameworks to tackle unstructured, complex real-world scenarios. You can expect to see core theories reflected and tested in your case studies and in-course assessments. This course is divided into three parts. It will help to develop your skills in general project management as well as more subject-specific practice areas.

Extended Masters option - If you have an undergraduate degree but do not meet the full criteria for the course, you may qualify for our Extended Masters. It includes two additional modules that prepare you for postgraduate study. Once you complete these you will progress straight on to the Masters modules. You must study for your Extended Masters full-time. English language support is available, if needed.

Internship - You can also take this course with a six-month internship in the UK. This option will add a practical dimension to your studies and help you to understand the demands of workplace supervision and management. You will be assigned a personal tutor for this period. Your dissertation subject will be related to your internship.

Graduates will be ready to join the project management team in many different organisations ? from SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) to the largest global corporations. Alternatively, you may want to explore a related area of study.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
MSc £11,250 Home Fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc £11,250 European Fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc £16,275 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: To study the Extended Masters programme students will need: a Bachelor's degree.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have an IELTS 6.5 or above and a minimum of 5.5 for each of the individual components (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening).