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International: £13,500 for the course
- Learn key managerial skills and knowledge required for a range of construction project management roles.
- Develop insights and knowledge to plan, programme, procure, develop, and manage, both logistically and contractually a wide range of construction projects.
- Understand industry dynamics and fundamental economic principles, critical thinking and analysis, in order to mange the context in which projects exist.
This is a fast-track conversion course for first degree holders from an unrelated disciplines and existing practitioners who want to become a Chartered Surveyors through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).
How you learn
The course has a hands-on focus, working with other students, both within the Construction Project Management discipline and with the wider built environment disciplines.
You learn through
- lectures and seminars
- tutorials and dialogue
- site visits
- visiting speakers
- experiential learning and role-play
Course leaders and tutors
Catherine has worked at Sheffield Hallam since 2009 as a Senior Lecturer in Quantity Surveying.
The international project provides you with an opportunity to gain experience of the project management of a real site and reflects the challenges associated with working on a real live project for a client. You work with local practitioners and other experts benefiting from insights from professionals working in that location.
You benefit from a range of 'experiential' teaching, learning and reflective assessment techniques. Intensive study weeks allow you to work on complex, professional briefs with other students. One of the modules is an international project which last year took place in Canada with assistance from international firms.
Our course content conforms to Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) requirements and also reflects our long-standing relationships with placement and graduate employers in the sector.
There are many employment opportunities for construction project managers with regional, national and international construction and civil engineering contractors. This course prepares you for a career in
- construction project management
After completing the course, you will be able to proceed to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Assessment of Professional Competence or the Chartered Institute of Building's professional development programme.
Student success story
‘It was a really easy decision for me to stay on at Hallam, after the positive experience I had at undergrad. My main focus was on the management side of things, which has taught me to be more efficient in my work.’
David Ajala, MSc Construction Project Management
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
On this course you work with
- Microsoft Office suite such as Excel, Powerpoint, Word, Visio and Project
- other specialist packages used for construction
Minimum 2:2 degree or equivalent in any discipline. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.0 overall score with a minimum of 5.5 in all other skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
The modules for 2019/20 may vary to those given below, which are for academic year 2018/19
|Module: Applied Construction Production Management||Credits: 30||
|Module: Applied Research Methods And Dissertation||Credits: 60||
|Module: Construction Law & Professional Context||Credits: 15||
|Module: Economics And Market Context||Credits: 15||
|Module: Health And Safety Management||Credits: 15||
|Module: Project Planning And Contractual Issues||Credits: 30||
|Module: Sustainable Building Technology||Credits: 15||
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2019/20 is £8,800 for the course.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2019/20 is £13,500 for the course.
Postgraduate student loans
Up to £10,609 available for UK and EU students on most masters courses.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Construction, real estate and surveying courses (PDF)
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