MSc Project Management

This course is delivered and awarded by Arden University at the Arden Study Centre Berlin


You will explore the fundamentals of successful project delivery on a global scale, as well as develop the skills and confidence to use data metrics for effective analysis and planning. On successful completion, you will leave with a qualification that proves your knowledge in both academic and recognised professional fields. You’ll study in Germany, the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe.^ Germany is recognised for its high-quality education.

^According to statistics and data from ICEF monitor.

 

About Arden

This programme is designed, delivered and awarded by Arden University, a UK university monitored by the Quality Assurance Agency for England (QAA) and the UK government. Arden has helped 50,000 students succeed over 26 years of providing higher education to students around the world. In 2015, its Student Survey found that 79% of Arden’s students saw their career improve as a direct result of their studies at the University.  

This degree is also accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM) which is the Chartered body for a profession in project management in the UK.  

 

Who should take this course?

Are you leading projects in your current role, or would like to begin a career that would involve project management? This course is perfect to build the skills and knowledge to drive your career forward, or to start a new role in this field.

 

How will you learn?

You will be taught by Arden's faculty of experienced tutors, using a combination of both on-campus and online learning.  This essentially means that you get the best of both worlds: regular, face-to-face contact combined with the flexibility to continue learning outside the classroom wherever and whenever you like with 24/7, multi-device, multi-media learning materials and a leading edge ‘virtual classroom’ study portal called ilearn.

As a result of Arden's latest academic research, a combination of traditional texts will be used alongside podcasts, webinars (online seminars) and interactive knowledge-checks to keep you engaged, focused and motivated throughout your studies.  In addition, you will receive regular academic support from Arden’s expert tutors and your own student support coordinator for any administrative, technical or motivational help.

COURSE WORK

You will submit a range of different assessed work, with tutor feedback provided throughout to support your education. They will offer advice to help you improve and facilitate your understanding of how to use new theories and skills in real situations.

You will be expected to complete:

  • Case study
  • Reports
  • Research proposal
  • Dissertation

This course will cover the essential points of managing successful projects, including how to use data during the planning process. You can gain the knowledge and confidence required to execute large scale global projects and lead on strategy and management.

 Modules are:

  • Project Management Techniques
  • Management of Projects
  • Project Analytics
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Sustainability in Theory and Practice
  • Quality Management
  • Research Project

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Be part of the expanding project management sector
  • Advise colleagues or clients on best practices for project management
  • Interpret and apply the appropriate data to arrive at better decisions

Career direction

Project managers are an important part of every business and are highly valuable due to the many skills they must have in order to be successful.

In addition to self-employment and/or consultancy, you will also be able to apply for the following roles:

  • Project Director
  • Project Executive
  • Technical Project Manager
  • Technical Project Lead
  • Business Project Lead
  • Programme Manager

Graduates from this degree are now Senior Project Managers, Chief Specialists and Project Control Officers working in a range of sectors including:

  • Engineering, project management
  • Operations and construction
  • Project delivery
  • Specialised power equipment
  • Railway infrastructure
  • Government Administrations

 

Why study in Berlin?

  • Excellent employment prospects
  • Reasonable cost of living in comparison to many other European countries
  • Attractive to international students pursuing an education abroad
  • Rich in culture, history and entertainment
  • A vibrant start-up entrepreneurial city 
  • Voted 7th best city in the world for student living by Top Universities in 2018 

Fees and funding

Please, contact a programme advisor for more details on how to apply.

Tuition fee - €15,000 / Year

 

Flexible payment plan

A deposit of €2,000.00 is required to begin with.

Arden University offers flexible payment plans* that allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments. If you apply today you can receive an early bird discount of 3,000.

 

Current total fees : €15,000

Fees with early bird discount: €12,000

Saving: €3,000

Instalments with early-bird discount applied:

  • 1st Payment - €3,500
  • 2nd Payment - €3,500  
  • 3rd Payment - €3,000 

*Terms and conditions apply.

Please note that all payment plans are suggested only. A specific payment plan for you can be agreed with GISMA and only the deposit is the fixed amount that is required. Students can spread out the payments as they like, as long as this is in line with the payment date deadlines.

 

Entry requirements

Qualifications
You must have a second class (2:2) UK honours degree or an equivalent qualification at 2.2 or above.

If you are from Pakistan, a four year Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 60% of above. 

English proficiency
IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or evidence you have previously studied in English. English waiver letters can be accepted, degree's should also have 'Method of instruction: English'. 

 

Non-standard entry

Work experience and qualification route

You must have a third class (3rd) UK honours degree or an equivalent qualification alongside 2-3 years professional work experience.

If you are from Pakistan, a four year Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 60% or above alongside 3-4 years management experience.

 

Work experience route

We encourage applications from prospective students who do not meet our academic requirements but who do have senior management experience (usually 5 years).

Any other international undergraduate qualification will be assessed on a case by case basis.

You must show us that you are self-motivated, provide a personal statement, and be able to offer references and other evidence of your experience.

Please discuss your entry requirements with the programme consultant as your international education could mean that you are eligible to study with us.


Career statistics you need to know

 

 

Germany has the 2nd best unemployment rate in the EU, at 3,4%*

 

 

Berlin was voted 7th best city in the world for students by Top Universities

 

 

4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650**
in Europe, with a growing economy

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EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNT OF €3,000 AVAILABLE*


  • Full-time Part-time
  • Berlin
  • Full-time 12 months / Part-time 24 months
  • Feb, Apr, Jun, Sep & Nov
  • per course

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4/5


Students satisfaction on this course*

*Arden University 

26


years of support by Arden University

96%


Employed or further study after 6 months of graduating*

79%


Students saw their career improve as a direct result of their studies*