Master of Science Program in Construction in Europe

Find MSc Programs in Construction in Europe 2018

The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.

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MSc in International Project Management (Construction Management)

Glasgow Caledonian University, London (GCU London)
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This programme has successfully built on the established MSc Construction Management programme (which is now a specialist pathway) and shares a significant proportion of the staff expertise and modules offered. The programme also offers several internationalised modules that further develop the utility, opportunity and synergy with existing offerings. [+]

Developed by leading UK academics, this programme develops the multi-faceted skill set needed to manage international projects successfully.

The teaching team has experience of delivering project management expertise spanning all five continents.

The demand for project management professionals, especially those with project management education and training, is growing rapidly. Demand in many regions is exceeding supply, as more companies adopt a project management culture and project numbers continue to grow globally.

Accredited by four leading professional bodies - the Association for Project Management (APM), the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and the Project Management Institute (PMI) – the programme is highly relevant for those wishing to pursue a career in construction project management.... [-]


MSc in Welding Engineering

Cranfield University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years October 2018 United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield + 2 more

Welding is integral to the manufacture of a wide-range of products. This course provides the practical and theoretical knowledge required to become a welding engineer and a materials and joining specialist. The course covers modern welding techniques, automation, metallurgy, materials science, welding processes, weld design, and quality. [+]

Welding is integral to the manufacture of a wide-range of products. This course provides the practical and theoretical knowledge required to become a welding engineer and a materials and joining specialist. The course covers modern welding techniques, automation, metallurgy, materials science, welding processes, weld design, and quality.

Who is it for?

This course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of welding technologies and an awareness of recent technical developments within the relevant industries. It will also improve your communication, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills. Our graduates are highly sought after by international companies using welding and joining technologies, and are able to attain positions of significant engineering responsibility.... [-]


MSc in Construction Commercial Management

University of Westminster - Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This innovative postgraduate construction course is aimed at graduates who are already in or have been in construction-related employment, and who aspire to senior positions in the field of commercial management. The course aims to develop your awareness of the importance of construction projects to clients, and the context and constraints within which projects are procured and undertaken. [+]

This innovative postgraduate construction course is aimed at graduates who are already in or have been in construction-related employment, and who aspire to senior positions in the field of commercial management. The course aims to develop your awareness of the importance of construction projects to clients, and the context and constraints within which projects are procured and undertaken.

You will gain greater knowledge and understanding of the theories, concepts, principles, techniques, and intellectual and practical skills needed for the commercial management of construction projects. You will have the opportunity to plan and implement a personal research project related to commercial management. The course utilises web-based technologies in the delivery and extensive use is made of enquiry based learning to enhance lifelong learning skills.... [-]


MSc in Architecture - Built Environment - Interiors

Politecnico di Milano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Milan

The educational path of the M.Sc. Programme "Architecture - Built Environment - Interiors" provides advanced training in the field of Architectural Design with the aim to graduate practitioners able to change and to transform the built environment in its physical, architectural and landscape elements, empowering architectural resilience and affordance. [+]

Mission and goals

The programme focuses on the modification and the regeneration of urban fabric, as well as of fragile territories, on interventions of building extensions and transformation, restoration and enhancement. The programme offers the possibility to characterize the study plan according to personal interests by choosing, besides the compulsory courses, a large number of elective thematic Design Studios. Furthermore, specific courses aimed at providing advanced knowledge on Computational Design are available during all the two-year programme. Besides curricular activities, the School provides a number of international seminars, conferences, workshops and study visits to enhance academic development. Graduates of our MSc programme are currently working as independent professionals, for Public Administration, research institutes, private firms both in Italy and abroad. Politecnico di Milano has been home to many well-known architects of the 20th Century, such as Renzo Piano, Franco Albini, Achille Castiglioni, Franca Helg, Ernesto Nathan Rogers, and Aldo Rossi. The programme is taught in English.... [-]


MSc in Architecture, Building and Planning

Eindhoven University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Eindhoven

The Netherlands, as part of a globalizing world, will increasingly face important developments, such as natural, demographic, societal and spatial and land use developments. [+]

The Netherlands, as part of a globalizing world, will increasingly face important developments, such as natural, demographic, societal and spatial and land use developments. The built environment industry will have to respond to this, and society must provide a continuous stimulus with innovative and market-oriented concepts. In the Master program Architecture, Building and Planning, you will learn to encounter these developments by translating them into smart, healthy and sustainable opportunities for the built environment.

Characteristics of the Master program

The vision of the Graduate School (the Master program is part of it) is that students develop a personalized education program. Therefore the Master program ABP offers you:... [-]


MSc Construction Management

Nottingham Trent University: School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham + 1 more

This course is designed for graduates and managers in the construction industry who wish to work in national and international markets. Endorsed by the most prestigious construction-related professional bodies in the UK, it will further develop your knowledge of the process associated with construction management. [+]

MSc Construction Management

This course is designed for graduates and managers in the construction industry who wish to work in national and international markets. Endorsed by the most prestigious construction-related professional bodies in the UK, it will further develop your knowledge of the process associated with construction management.

Designed in consultation with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and employers, the course develops skills and attitudes with regard to construction, culture and business environment. It encourages social and cultural awareness and builds on responsiveness and coping strategies necessary in the global construction market.... [-]


Master of Science in Structural and Building Products Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

Structural and Building Products Engineering programme focus on the development of these competencies and provides a unique mix of experimental and computational modelling expertise. [+]

Advanced building products technology and structures, digital construction, policies of sustainable development and energy saving require both comprehensive technical knowledge and the application of analytical, decision making and critical thinking skills.

Structural and Building Products Engineering programme focus on the development of these competencies and provides a unique mix of experimental and computational modelling expertise.

Internationally recognised research

Research groups led by professors V. Vaitkevičius, Ž. Rudžionis, V. Doroševas conduct internationally recognised research in building materials and structures.

Focus on development

The programme focuses on the development of analytical and advanced approach towards building products and structures, their characteristics and applications.... [-]


Advanced Engineering Management MSc: Construction Management

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Edgbaston + 1 more

The Construction Management pathway provides advanced training to graduates to develop their construction management skills enabling them to play leading roles in a professional capacity in both the civil engineering and building industries. The skills gained will provide them with the ability to respond to changing requirements of the construction industry in both the UK and overseas. The programme includes lectures, tutorials, workshops, industrial seminars, site visits and individual projects. [+]

The Advanced Engineering Management Programme (AEMP) is delivered jointly by Birmingham Business School (BBS) and the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS), combining the expertise and strengths of both schools to offer a high quality, distinctive and flexible course.

This programme addresses management in the construction industry in its widest sense. The purpose is to provide advanced training to graduates aspiring to higher or middle management positions in the civil engineering and building industries. It addresses the working of those organisations, as well as disciplines and techniques of practical use in the management and implementation of all stages of construction and civil engineering projects. This opens up a wide range of career opportunities, as many of the techniques are applicable both within and outside the construction industry.... [-]


MSc Civil Engineering with Industrial Placement

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 18 months August 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow

Civil engineering develops and improves facilities and services that society needs – from the supply of clean water and energy to the design and construction of roads, railways and stations. [+]

Why this course?

Civil engineering develops and improves facilities and services that society needs – from the supply of clean water and energy to the design and construction of roads, railways and stations. Solving problems of air, land and water pollution and protecting society against natural disasters are also important aspects of civil engineering.

Engineering graduates are in high demand from recruiting companies worldwide.

This 18-month MSc course has been designed to meet the needs of a broad range of engineering industries. As a Masters student, you’ll gain the specialist and generic skills necessary to lead future developments, with the practical experience provided by the industrial placement.... [-]


Master of Science in Sustainable Building Information Management

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

The Master Program Sustainable Building Information Management gives the student knowledge, skills, and tools needed to produce, use and manage BIM in the building sector to create sustainable values. The knowledge received in the program will enhance the careers of existing professionals and create new career paths for young professionals, e.g. as BIM engineer, BIM coordinator, and BIM manager. Positions that did not exist until recently, but now they are key positions in many companies. [+]

This master's program aims to develop the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to use and manage modern digital technologies, for example BIM and GIS, in the built environment sector to create sustainable values. This includes modeling, simulation, analysis, optimization, visualization, sharing, communicating and managing information, processes, and organizations.

Digitalization in the built environment sector

The built environment sector is the largest single sector in most countries. The sector is responsible for the realization of the complex and very individualized products that make up the built environment, i.e. buildings, lighting systems, roads and water and sewer networks. Digitalization in the built environment has entailed major developments and new applications.... [-]


MSc in Quantity Surveying

Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Engineering and Built Environment
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 5 years August 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

Study Quantity Surveying at postgraduate level and get the construction and surveying skills needed to manage construction project costs both in the UK and overseas. [+]

Accredited by: CIOB RICS

Capable professionals with skills in commercial management and quantity surveying are always in high demand in the construction industry. With these valuable skills, you'll play an essential role in managing costs for construction projects in the UK and overseas.

GCU's MSc Quantity Surveying is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). The programme is available at both the London and Glasgow campuses for full-time, part-time and distance learning.

The curriculum is practical and career-focused, making you a more competitive candidate for leadership roles in construction.

Expand your frame of reference and your understanding of construction economics and project management Explore topics like risk and value management, quantification and costing of work, financial management and construction economics Investigate sustainable design and construction Learn how to handle construction contracts and disputes Connect your expertise to the real world with industrial case studies Complete a dissertation to integrate your knowledge and develop subject expertise ... [-]

MSc, Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate in Housing Studies

University of Stirling
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 - 3 months September 2018 United Kingdom Stirling

The course fully integrates all of the academic and practice components of the professional qualification of the Chartered Institute of Housing, which sets up graduates for a ‘fast track’ into a career with housing organisations in the social, private and voluntary sectors. [+]

The Diploma in Housing Studies offers academic study for those working in housing to further develop their careers. The course covers all aspects of housing services, sustaining communities, governance and law, housing organisations and health and well-being.

Many Scottish students are eligible for a SASS postgraduate loan which covers the fee for the postgraduate Diploma elements. The course fully integrates all of the academic and practice components of the professional qualification of the Chartered Institute of Housing, which sets up graduates for a ‘fast track’ into a career with housing organisations in the social, private and voluntary sectors.

Our courses make a substantial contribution to supplying the housing sector with new, qualified staff, who are known to be ready to ‘hit the ground running’. Our graduates usually find relevant work very quickly after completing their studies. Already have your diploma?... [-]


MSc Construction Management and Economics

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom London

This programme is a response to the growing demand from the construction and property industry for flexible professionals capable of strategic thinking and a creative response to volatile economic conditions. Planning and controlling the allocation of resources, and the detailed matching of design and production to the needs of the market for built space, are at the core of the construction and property industries. [+]

This programme is a response to the growing demand from the construction and property industry for flexible professionals capable of strategic thinking and a creative response to volatile economic conditions. Planning and controlling the allocation of resources, and the detailed matching of design and production to the needs of the market for built space, are at the core of the construction and property industries.

This programme enables students to develop analytical, technical and managerial skills and prepares them for leadership roles in the construction and property industries. The structure allows consideration of both the theory and applications of economics, finance and management in the context of construction projects and portfolios. The emphasis of this programme is on the presentation and communication of workable solutions to complex problems.... [-]


MSc in Construction Project Management

Edinburgh Napier University
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months September 2018 United Kingdom Edinburgh

This course offers a well-balanced blend of theory and practice which prepares you for work as a project manager in the construction Industry. [+]

This course offers a well-balanced blend of theory and practice which prepares you for work as a project manager in the construction Industry.

Course introduction

Project managers are responsible for controlling and coordinating the development process from concept through to construction and are in high demand across a number of industries.

You will gain an industry recognised qualification as this course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE). Combined with a suitable BEng accredited undergraduate degree, the course will then satisfy the academic requirements of the UK Engineering Council for Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.... [-]


MSc Construction Management

The College of Estate Management CEM
Campus Full time 2 years March 2018 United Kingdom Reading Berkshire + 1 more

Construction Management is the essential link between the expression of a client's wishes and the occupation of a completed building project. [+]

MSc Construction Management

Construction Management is the essential link between the expression of a client's wishes and the occupation of a completed building project. This course will help develop the skills required for a smooth transfer from design to completion and occupation of a building.

Providing advanced knowledge and management skills required to become a leader in Construction Management, this course is well respected internationally.

Next intake:

Apply by 02 Feb 2015 to start 02 March 2015

Why study this course?

This is one of a suite of MSc conversion programmes that enable graduates from disciplines unrelated to Real Estate and Construction to obtain a RICS/CIOB accredited degree, giving access to professional membership.... [-]