MSc Management with Project Management

This course is ideal if you are a graduate or professional in any field, looking to expand your career as a manager with a project management focus.

MSc Management with Project Management

The MSc Management with Project Management degree is awarded by BPP University.

Is this for you? 

This course provides the skills you need to deliver projects and manage effectively in business. It is ideal if you are a graduate or professional in any field, looking to expand your career as a manager with a project management focus.

What will you learn?

  • The knowledge, understanding and skills relevant for pursuing a management career

  • A broad, critical and integrated study of management for students with non-management degrees

  • How to systematically and creatively inform management practice through the development of advanced knowledge and understanding

  • How to use the appropriate tools and techniques beneficial to business operations

  • An improvement in independence, self-direction and self-development

  • The opportunity to focus learning on one specialised area


12 months, full-time

18 months, full-time with Professional Development Planning (PDP)

Start dates

September, January, March, and May

Qualification achieved

MSc Management with Project Management is awarded by BPP University


Face-to-face in London or Online. All study modes are supported with online materials and webinars.

Progression upon completion

You will have a Master’s degree which complements your professional qualification and provides an edge ahead of your peers. 

How BPP will support you

  • Tutors combine an academic approach with real-world application using their professional experience

  • Course content is informed and developed by professionals and industry figures

  • You’ll receive support from our dedicated team during and after your course to get you career-ready

Learning materials

All required learning materials are provided online as part of the course fee. This reflects modern working practices and minimise our environmental impact. Print on demand versions are available for students with specific learning needs. 

Contact hours

Full-time students will typically receive 8 contact hours per week, and will need to devote at least 30 hours a week to study.

Assessments and examinations

The programme features a variety of assessments including coursework and examinations.

Coursework is in the form of essays, reports or case studies, while group or individual presentations may be required to assess other competencies.

Examinations will be with written elements or multiple-choice questions and maybe unseen or part-seen, where assessment material is released in advance.

BPP University offers flexibility in how these assessments are undertaken, and the programmes will utilise online tools where available to deliver assessments. On occasion, some assessments may require attendance at a physical location.

Full details on BPP University’s feedback policy on examinations and assessment can be found in the Manual of Policies and Procedures here.

Academic Modules

You will study the following modules as part of the MSc Management with Project Management:

Term 1

  • Personal Effectiveness (15 Credits)

  • Leading Through Digital Disruption (15 Credits)

  • Global Strategy and Sustainability (30 Credits)

Term 2

  • Data Driven Decisions for Business (15 Credits)

  • Customer Experience Strategy (15 Credits)

  • Project Management Essentials (30 Credit) 

Term 3

  • Advanced Project Management (30 Credits)

  • Business Project (30 Credits)

Professional Development (18-month programme)

  • Placement opportunities

  • Digital Literacy


Professional Development Planning (PDP)

The Professional Development Planning (PDP) programme runs alongside the 18-month MSc Management with Project Management to enhance employability in future leadership professionals.

It is structured around workshops, coaching sessions and additional learning that will help to establish a professional career, with access to work placement opportunities. You will develop crucial employability skills and benefit from the following:

  • Preparation for post-study work visa opportunities

  • Access to skills days, masterclasses and speaker events

  • Mentoring and careers advice towards securing employment, including intensive preparation for interview opportunities if you meet the criteria

  • Opportunities for voluntary work, placements and internships*

As part of the programme, our Professional & Academic Skills for Success (PASS) module includes career profiling and a skills assessment. This non-credit bearing module will help you adjust to University study, while helping us to provide the right support during the course from the beginning.

You will benefit from a structured approach to professional development, enabling you to gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to sustain a career in your chosen field.

*Please note, if you fall behind with your studies and cannot progress on your Master’s programme, you will not be eligible for the placement interview process. The Placements team works with an extensive range of employers to find work placement opportunities for our students. Placements may vary in length and may be paid or unpaid.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 Honours degree from a UK or recognised international university OR equivalent such as the CMI, ILM, CIM, CIMA at Level 6 or above. If you do not meet the entry requirements, but have other qualifications or work experience, get in touch so we can review your options.

If you do not think you meet the entry requirements, but have other qualifications or work experience, please contact us and we can review your options.

English entry requirements

To study at BPP, it is important that you are able to communicate and engage in English effectively in an academic setting.

We accept the followings for fulfilling the admissions English requirement onto the programme:

  • IELTS of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in no more than 2 components or;

  • Provide statement from university confirming instruction of teaching is in English;

  • Undertake our internal English Test.


How to apply

Please complete this application form and email with the following:

  • Copy of valid passport

  • Bachelor Degree certificate / Transcript

  • Personal statement (an article of at least 250 words detailing why you wish to study this programme and your future career path)

  • Other academic or professional qualifications (if any)

  • CV / Resume (if any)

  • Reference Letters (if any)

  • IETLS test result / University statement confirming instruction of teaching is in English

May 2023

  • London (Full-Time): £13,500

  • London (Full-Time with Professional Development Planning): £17,518

A deposit of £350 will need to be paid within 48 hours of accepting your offer, in order to secure your place.


Additional charges

In addition to your programme fees, there may be additional charges associated with your studies, which include:

  • Resit fees for assessments £75

  • Resit fees to repeat a 15-credit module £400

  • Resit fees to repeat a 20-credit module £530

  • Resit fees to repeat a 30-credit module £800


Alumni discount

10% discount is available on this programme to students who have successfully completed an undergraduate degree with BPP University.***

** Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the Future Finance loan are available by visiting the Future Finance website. BPP University Limited acts as a credit broker and is not a lender for this arrangement.

*** Terms and Conditions apply

Jan, Mar, May, and Sep

Length of Programme:
Full-Time: 12 months
Full-Time with Professional Development Planning: 18 months

Mode of Study:
Face-to-face in London

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