MSc Project Management

Solent University’s Project Management master’s programme at BCAS is a course that has been professionally tailored to align with the Association for Project Management’s Body of Knowledge. You will study different methodologies, techniques and processes of project management and the chance to gain professional qualifications such as PRINCE2® and Agile Project Management™ (Foundation and Practitioner level).

Project Management has become a desirable skills when leading companies in Sri Lanka and around the world and recruit talent from many different knowledge areas show a willingness to move towards professional project management. Solent’s Project Management master’s programme is a professionally tailored course aligned to the Association for Project Management’s Body of Knowledge. You will study different methodologies, techniques and processes of project management.

The course is split into eight distinct units, divided into three levels of postgraduate qualification. To find out more about the content of each specific unit, please see the course module details. Additionally, this course enables you to enhance your skills in planning, risk control, quality management and communication management, key principles that facilitate the execution of successful projects. Consequently, you will gain not just the knowledge, but also the confidence to plan, delegate, monitor and control projects in an agile way. All these factors, coupled with the expected continuous increase in demand for competent, versatile postgraduates who can design and implement innovative solutions make this an ideal course to boost your career prospects.

Key Information

Fees payable through the Government Interest Free Student Loan Scheme.
Duration
4 Months
Tuition Fee
Rs. 800,000.00
Level
Certificate (Formally Diploma)
Institution
University Of London
Mode of Study
Full Time/ English Medium
Accredited By
Commonwealth University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka
Study Location/s
Colombo
Type of Award
Degree B.Sc. (Hons)

Strategic Management & Leadership

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The Edexcel BTEC Level 7 Diploma provides a broader work-related focus that is particularly useful for learners who wish to progress to an MBA or other Masters Degree programme.

It covers the essential elements of business operations through group projects and practical assignments to more accurately reflect the real working environment. This qualification place a strong emphasis on Leadership and management skills development that ensures that the students have the widest range of career, employment and higher education options to them.

Who Can Take This Course

  • A degree from recognized local or foreign university
  • General Degree + adequate amount of experience
  • A recognized professional qualification (EG, CIMA, CIM, etc) + adequate working experience
  • A professional qualification + 2-5 years of managerial experience at corporate level
  • GCE Advance Level + 5-10 years of managerial experience at corporate level
  • With good proficiency in English in all four skills (Applications are subject to the approval of University of East London)

Benefits Of This Programme

  • Enhance your skills in planning, risk control, quality management and communication management
  • You can study different methodologies, techniques and processes of project management and the chance to gain professional qualifications
  • Develop your leadership and strategic thinking skills, including the ability to build successful teams and navigate growth within an uncertain, resource-constrained and competitive business environment.

Entry Requirements

  • A degree from recognized local or foreign university
  • General Degree + adequate amount of experience
  • A recognized professional qualification (EG, CIMA, CIM, etc) + adequate working experience
  • A professional qualification + 2-5 years of managerial experience at corporate level
  • GCE AL + 5-10 years of managerial experience at corporate level
  • With good proficiency in English in all four skills (Applications are subject to the approval of University of East London)

Programme Structure

  • Project Management in Context
  • Finance for Project Managers
  • PRINCE2 Methodology
  • Project Management Tools and Techniques
  • Developing Human Capabilities & Leadership in Project Management
  • Agile Project Management Management
  • Research Method
  • Dissertation / Management Project

Features

  • UGC & WES Recognized
  • Total 180 Credits
  • Global Recognition
  • Solent E-Library Facility – Unlimited Access
  • Corporate Learning Environment
  • Prominent Lecture Panel : Academic & Corporate Leaders
  • Weekend Classes (Only on Sundays)

Programme Learning Outcomes

The programme has been designed to :
  • Provide students with a rigorous academic grounding in the core areas of business and management theory with specific emphasis.
  • Expose students to key debates and current notions of good practice in each of the main subject.
  • Significantly enhance students’ analytical and critical thinking abilities in resolving business
  • Equip students with strategic insight and leadership skills necessary to assume high-level positions in business and/or public sector.

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