Thrive in a growing industry

The Online MSc Construction Project Management gives you first-hand experience of the systems and processes necessary to lead successful construction project outcomes. Put project management principles into practice and reap the benefits of NTU’s close links with the construction industry.

The construction industry is booming, with companies, both nationally and internationally, calling out for qualified project managers to spearhead their latest developments. The Project Management Institute expects by 2027, employers will need 87.7 million individuals working in project management-oriented roles.

To help online students take advantage of these growing opportunities, Nottingham Trent University is offering an extensive Online MSc in Construction Project Management, fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). This RICS accreditation ensures that the course is relevant to the construction industry, and provides a benchmark of quality for employers, giving you a competitive edge. The course is designed to equip mid-career professionals who hold a construction related degree or recent construction graduates with practical skills that can be applied in real working environments Those with professional institution membership are also eligible to apply.

Taught by experts from the construction industry with direct links to major construction firms, this MSc is perfectly positioned to help you secure a project management career in construction.

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I chose Nottingham Trent University because of its very high reputation - particularly for the Construction Project Management course.

Our Online MSc in Construction Project Management will help you to:

  • manage project briefing, key design and development issues at a detailed level
  • learn skills necessary to create appropriate procurement strategies
  • gain a comprehensive understanding of the organisational structures necessary to achieve successful project outcomes, including legal and contractual constraints and people management skills.


2.5 years


£11,000 or £820 per taught module and 2 payments of £580 for dissertation.

Start dates:

January, May, August

Requirements include:

  • a minimum of 2.2 in a construction related subject or relevant professional body membership
  • international students only: IELTS or TOEFL

Nottingham Trent University is currently the fourth most sustainable university in the world (UI GreenMetric World University Rankings 2020).

Career progression

The course offers excellent opportunities for career development. NTU is currently ranked in the top-20 in the UK for Construction, Survey and Planning (Guardian 2023). Graduates from courses such as MSc Construction Management and MSc Project Management (Construction) have pursued careers with major international construction firms including JLL (Switzerland), Tuner & Townsend, National Grid, VINCI Construction, Balfour Beatty, and Clegg, employed in roles such as Construction Project Manager, Cost Manager, Site Manager and Senior Project Manager.

Furthermore, NTU is highly regarded across the construction industry for the quality of its students and has a long history of successful student placement, improving the university’s reputation for project management and construction among employers, which is only boosted by this online courses accreditation from the RICS.