• Application Deadline
  • 8 months
    Duration
Get to grips with the fundamentals of project management with the Project Management programme at the University of Essex Online, that delves into the essential project management techniques needed to succeed in this career.
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Overview

As a student in the Project Management programme at the University of Essex Online, you’ll gain a thorough understanding of the complexities of modern business, and how having the ability to manage your resources effectively despite time and cost constraints can help you succeed in a constantly changing commercial environment. 

As well as developing your interpersonal and research skills, you will obtain knowledge on key topics such as:

  • project management frameworks, methodology and techniques
  • the emerging role of management in managing projects
  • general management and organisational theory and processes

Your future

Project management skills are directly transferable to a wide range of industries, and job candidates who demonstrate their commitment to and knowledge of the field are often sought out for high-level roles. A postgraduate qualification is an ideal way to showcase this on your CV. 

Positions directly related to project management will see obvious benefit, and this course is also of value to those working in management consultancy, finance, marketing, sales, as well as project management professionals within specialist industries such as healthcare or real estate.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Management: Principles and Practices 
  • Project Management Techniques 
  • Management of Projects

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

An undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification

Work Experience

At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.

Senior level work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3635 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3635 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3635 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3635 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
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Funding

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