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Project Management

5 months
3290 GBP/full
3290 GBP/full
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This Project Management programme at Robert Gordon University provides you with an understanding of project management and its fundamental principles, concepts and methodologies. 


You will develop an understanding of the impact successful project management has on organisational development within a variety of businesses across all sectors. 

This Project Management programme at Robert Gordon University is undertaken entirely online as a structured distance learning programme with no on-campus attendance requirements. 

It is designed for those with no first degree, but have a minimum of two years’ experience in project management and are seeking to study a postgraduate Master's in Project Management. Alternatively if you have a first degree in a different discipline you can undertake this certificate for subject knowledge and career progression.

Job Prospects 

This course is designed to prepare you for study at master's degree level and will enable you to progress your career within a range of industries including Energy, IT, Engineering, Health, Built Environment, Tourism and Public Sector.

Programme Structure

What You Will Study: 

  • You will gain an understanding of project management, its key principles and practices; project life cycle and its underpinning role in monitoring project progress.
  • You will use business cases to highlight the importance of people, organisational development and impact of change across organisations.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 5 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome applications from students who have non-standard qualifications or indeed no qualifications but practical experience.
  • Each application is individually assessed based on previous qualifications and the level of experience. 
  • You should have two years’ relevant business management experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3290 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3290 GBP for the full programme during 5 months.
  • National

    3290 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3290 GBP for the full programme during 5 months.


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