MSc Project Management

Mode of study
Full time – 45 weeks (September or January start)
Online – 3 years (September or January start)

First in the UK to be accredited both by APM and PMI

This course offers a combination of theory and practice, allowing you to develop the key competencies to face the challenging demands of current project management. You will learn through working on real-life projects and case studies which provide a rich experience across all disciplines and sectors. The key to success within this industry is the development of key transferable skills which go hand-in-hand with standards, methodologies, theories and concepts within project management.

The high quality of the structure and content in the course meets the needs for a growing energy industry, and gives you both research and consultancy skills which are both in high demand.

We’re not static – the content in this course changes in line with trends in the industry, keeping it relevant and ensuring your skills match the industry’s needs.

Our students and their employers are always drawn to the practical elements of this course, and you’ll have the opportunity to complete a real project for an industry client. Find out more.

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My Masters degree from the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen has placed me on a pedestal in my career and on the path to endless opportunities.
Okeoghene Ugbehe

MSc Project Management

MSc Project Management Case Study

Prior to commencing the master’s in project management in February 2014, I had worked in the oil and gas industry for a number of years, in a number of roles, for Fugro-impROV Ltd.