Managing Major Engineering Projects, Short Course | Part time online | Coursera | United States
4 months
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Develop a Career in Engineering Project Management. Master the skills required to lead large engineering projects. The Managing Major Engineering Projects Specialization is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Leeds.

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Accelerate your career by improving your project management skills. This Managing Major Engineering Projects Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Leeds delivers a rigorous exploration of the best practices for planning and delivering these major engineering projects. You’ll learn about the measures of success, how to resolve challenges of governance and typical financing approaches of these projects.

If you are an engineer or a project manager and you aspire to get involved with major engineering projects, or you are already working on one, then this Specialization is for you.

Master your project management skills and prepare to develop your career in engineering.

This specialization is based on content from the Online MSc in Engineering Management. If you interested to develop your career further, take a look at our online degree.

Applied Learning Project

The projects for this specialization give you the opportunity to develop your skills in relation to real-life case studies. You will develop templates, tools and presentations to demonstrate your mastery of engineering project management techniques. Preparation for the projects will involve research into your chosen case study, and you will be encouraged to reflect on how the outcomes of your research might change the practices or approaches in your profession.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Major Engineering Project Performance
  • Major Engineering Projects: Governance, Risk and Scope
  • Financing and Initiating Major Engineering Projects

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 4 months
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Intermediate Level

  • This specialization is ideal for graduates from engineering, science and other numerate subjects or for professionals with relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

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Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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