MSc Project Management

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

Program Description

MSc Project Management

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

The MSc in Project Management is a contemporary flagship programme offered in a blended learning mode. It will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to successfully manage projects in a variety of industries and contexts. You will learn about all aspects of how to effectively plan, implement, control and monitor, and handover projects of various sizes and complexities in a highly competitive global marketplace.

You will gain vital skills in the management of stakeholders’ expectations, risk management, and quality assurance in projects. The programme will teach you from both a practical and theoretical standpoint how project management can be used as a tool to help grow business and achieve strategic objectives in an organisational setting.

The MSc Project Management programme caters to the needs of experienced professionals as well as those who are at the juncture of starting their careers in a project management-related role through the acquisition of necessary world-class skills and knowledge in a technology-embedded learning environment. The first of its kind, the blended delivery mode harnesses the technological skills of you to provide an enriched learning experience in a contemporary setting.

The programme teaches skills and knowledge that can be used in the successful management of both engineering and business-related projects.

CORE MODULES

  • PROJECT PLANNING, IMPLEMENTATION AND CONTROL
  • PROJECT RISK MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN CROSS-CULTURAL ENVIRONMENTS
  • PROJECT QUALITY MANAGEMENT
  • LEADERSHIP AND GOVERNANCE IN PROJECTS
  • PORTFOLIO, PROGRAMME AND PROJECT (P3M) MANAGEMENT
  • DISSERTATION

CAREERS

China is seen as being at the forefront of countries where quickly developing project management industries will contribute strongly towards economic development and GDP growth, which calls for providing education and skills in project management to meet the current and future demand for people who possess project management skills. Suzhou, Shanghai and Wuxi are important hubs of business and economic activities. Therefore, we expect to see a strong pattern of demand for the recruitment of people with project management skills across various industries in these hubs. With an increased use of structured project management techniques for a wide variety of business activities and across different types of industries, there is a strong demand for people who have skills in project management, both within China and more widely across Asia and beyond. This programme seeks to cater to these growing demands offering to provide skills and education in how to successfully plan, design, implement and control projects.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 12, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
18 - 36 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
120,000 CNY
Information
Deadline
June 30, 2016
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
China Suzhou
Application deadline June 30, 2016
End date Request Info
Duration 18 - 36 months
Price 120,000 CNY
Price for the entire programme