Want to accelerate your career in project management? Or perhaps you’re looking to start a new role in an exciting field? Designed for anyone who wants to fast-track their career, this project management course will provide you with the knowledge needed to excel in your chosen industry, giving you employment opportunities across a range of sectors.
Arden’s project management degree enables you to take on greater challenges and increase your competitive edge. During this course, you’ll develop strategic project management skills that are highly sought after in sectors across the world – from project analytics to data handling and decision making.
Our project management degree will provide you with the knowledge and confidence required to execute large scale global projects. By studying at Arden University, you’ll become a forward-thinking project manager who understands the importance of data metrics in project analysis and future planning. Each of our postgraduate level modules are informed by professional and academic expertise, helping you to become better equipped to lead on high-level project strategy and management.
As part of this project management course, we use a variety of assessment methods to track your progress, giving you the opportunity to showcase what you’ve learnt. These could include:
At Arden University we consider applications on a case by case basis. If you have significant work experience, have qualifications you have gained elsewhere, or a degree or qualification that isn't a clear pathway to this degree - we are more than happy to discuss your application.
Our aim is to make learning as accessible as possible by ensuring that you can join us, wherever you are.
That's why we keep our requirements simple. All you need is a laptop or computer (we recommend one running the latest version of Windows), and a good stable internet connection.
With this one tool, you'll be able to access information, advice, support, learning materials and our online library, as well as create assignments, keep notes, and collaborate with other students effectively.
To be eligible for this MSc project management course at Arden University, you must normally have:
We also offer an internal English test for applicants who are unable to provide an English Proficiency letter. More information on this can be found here.
We are happy to consider an application from you if you can show us you have the motivation to study this project management degree.
Arden’s MSc in project management is taught by The School of Business and Management. Headed up by a team of forward-thinking academic professionals, this department places an emphasis on applied teaching and giving students the opportunity to solve real-world problems with innovative solutions. The course programme is designed with a focus on business applications and graduate employment opportunities.
The need for project management is found in nearly every business – in every sector. So the opportunities are endless! Our master’s degree will give you the skills you need to demonstrate senior-level management expertise, enhancing your CV for future employers. So wherever you want to take your career next, the choice is yours.
There’s not much about business management and project consulting that you won’t learn on this programme. But most importantly, because we focus on the practical application of what you learn, you’ll find that this knowledge and expertise is valuable to a range of different roles. Whilst studying, you’ll:
This course will help you develop the right skills and knowledge to accelerate your career to a senior leadership role. Whether you want to join an already established business, start your own company or go self-employed, this degree can give you everything you need to explore any avenue. Some roles you might want to consider are:
Achieving your MSc project management master’s degree will help you to accelerate your progression into a senior management role. But there’s more! Beyond the core MSc itself, Arden students can also benefit from 1-2-1 support and online learning resources, enhancing their CVs even further.
Throughout your studies, you’ll have access to student support advisors who are here for you 24/7. They’ll help you to enhance your academic skills, guide you with your orientation and offer tailored career support. This means you’ll have guidance at every stage of your degree from our extensive community of students and fellow alumni, who can offer 1-2-1 advice for your future beyond Arden University.
Outside of this, you’ll also have unlimited access to our online platform, iLearn – providing you with all the learning resources and tools needed to excel in your studies.
Which study mode is right for you? You’ll have the choice to complete your MSc project management degree via online learning or blended learning. Take a look at the difference between the two to see which best meets your needs as a student.
In this programme you study partially on your own and then get further instruction in the classroom sessions. I like that it’s independent but you still have guidance and can ask questions if you need clarification. The online learning aspect of the course has been excellent.
How does it work?
Blended learning involves face to face, on campus, teaching, including eight hours of time-tabled classes spread over two mornings, afternoons, or evenings, at one of our study centres. This study mode provides an element of structure to your day, where you’ll join your fellow classmates at specific times to learn.
Students are then required to complete the rest of their studies online at a time and place that suits them.
With blended learning you can choose to study weekdays or evenings:
Find out more about Blended Learning.
How does it work?
With online learning, you decide when and where you work through your self-guided learning materials, without being held to a set lecture timetable. If you’re interrupted during a lesson, simply pause the materials and continue later. You can also communicate and collaborate with your tutor and classmates through live online forums and email.
Find out more about how Online Learning works.