PgCert, PgDip, MSc Project Management

PgCert, PgDip, MSc Project Management

This course has been designed for project professionals in partnership with 2020 Project Management, the largest independent provider of project management training in the UK. They work with companies and individuals internationally, with clients including BP, EDF Energy and the Ministry of Defence.

With this partnership between industry and education institutions comes a unique opportunity. You will study academic content alongside innovative and effective project management solutions used by some of the largest companies in the UK.

You will examine issues which impact organisations and their projects, drawing on your experiences and those of your peers. You will study and evaluate key theories and concepts while gaining knowledge of strategic and operational processes and techniques in project management.

Special features of the course include:

  • A flexible approach to learning that lets you balance your studies with other commitments
  • Online video lectures that are tailored to help you develop your critical thinking and innovative skills
  • Insight from experienced practitioners
  • Opportunities to examine real case studies
  • The option to gain additional professional certifications
  • Guidance towards Chartership
  • Payment of fees via instalments is available

Entry Requirements


Entry onto this postgraduate degree requires a minimum of a 2:2 Undergraduate honours degree in a related discipline from a UK ENIC listed institution.

If your honours degree is not in a related discipline but you can demonstrate extensive professional experience in the subject, your application will be considered.


Current or recent relevant work experience (within the last two years) is required to enable you to contribute to the course. 

International Students

If you are an international student, you will need to show that your qualifications are equivalent to those above.

If English is not your first language you must show evidence of English Language competence at IELTS level 6.0 (with no skill below 5.5) or equivalent.

Accredited Prior Learning

If you can't meet these minimum requirements it may be possible to take into account evidence of Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) as an alternative method of meeting the programme’s entry requirements. In such a case, appropriate references and records of employment might be presented to support the applicant’s case for admission.

Course Details

Included in the tuition fees for this course, you will have access to learning materials for a range of project management certifications. This will help you combine your Project Management MSc with professional qualifications that will enhance your career prospects. The certifications you may wish to study will depend on your level of knowledge and experience in project management.

Studying for these additional qualifications is optional and you will only need to pay the relevant examination fees for each qualification. 

We will be happy to provide advice and support on helping you decide which qualification best suits your personal circumstances.

  • APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)
  • APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ)
  • PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
  • PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)

Managing Projects & Programmes
Strategic Project Management
Risk & Issue Management
Project Leadership & Team Management
Project Planning, Control & Analysis
Project Commercial Management
Capstone Project

*The information’s are correct at the time of publishing, however it may change if university makes any changes after we have published the information. While we try our best to provide correct information, It is advisable to call us or visit university website for up to date information.

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