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Project Management of Engineering Projects - Preparing for Success

Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)

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About

The Project Management of Engineering Projects - Preparing for Success course at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) focuses on the early project phases, including examples from technical projects within various sectors and industries (amongst others, but not limited to, infrastructure projects and construction projects).

Overview

Are you a (project) engineer with a technical background but lack management knowledge? Are you eager to improve project performance and want to expand your knowledge?

This Project Management of Engineering Projects - Preparing for Success course at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) will focus on the necessary project management skills to successfully manage projects, distinguishing three areas:

  • The project manager and the team
  • The project process
  • The project context

The course focuses on the early project phases, including examples from technical projects within various sectors and industries (amongst others, but not limited to, infrastructure projects and construction projects).

At the end of this "Project Management of Engineering Projects - Preparing for Success" course from Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), you will have created your own project execution plan, either in a team effort or on individual basis. Of course the team effort allows for a special learning experience and we appraise active team participation.

What you'll learn

  • The importance of the front-end phases to create a successful project
  • How to select an appropriate project manager
  • How to successfully work together in a specialized project team
  • How projects are successfully managed in different sectors and contexts
  • To draft a project execution plan

Programme Structure

Course Syllabus

  • Week 0: Welcome and course overview
  • Week 1: The need for and the importance of project management
  • Week 2: Organizing the team
  • Week 3: Opportunity framing
  • Week 4: The project assurance plan
  • Week 5: Selecting the contracting strategy
  • Week 6: Time and cost estimates 
  • Week 7: Bringing it together in the project execution plan.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 49 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BSc level or equivalent, or three or more years experience in the field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 49 days.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 49 days.

Funding

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