Project Management

University of Cumbria

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Want a career in IT, engineering, manufacturing, construction or nuclear industries? Our course has been designed around the requirements of professional bodies, including the Association for Project Management (APM), so you learn all the profession-relevant skills that you need for a career in project management. Why Choose University of Cumbria You’ll learn the skills that employers will demand from you, plus, your studies be kept up to date with the latest guidance from the APM. While you’ll gain the academic theory required, you’ll boost your confidence and employability with hands-on practical sessions.

  • Provides a route into professional qualifications including the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) and the APM Project Management Qualification
  • Opportunity for work-based placements
  • Academic staff have diverse backgrounds with professional project-related experience across different sectors
  • We get to know you well and support you throughout your studies
  • Kept up to date with the latest industry practices through guest lectures by current professionals
  • Interactive course to boost confidence and learning
  • Learn about project management techniques and get to grips with current professionally-used software to boost your employment chances
  • Our links with local, regional and national businesses and the Association for Project Management North West Branch give you good networking opportunities
  • Our students have won awards for working with local projects, depicting the positive contribution of project management to bring community benefits
Our aim is to see you graduate armed with the knowledge and confidence to step into a job as a project manager. So, if you’re looking for a course that’ll give you an edge, a good employability profile and current industry-specific knowledge – this is it.

Course details


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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeN214
Institution code C99
Campus nameCarlisle - Fusehill Street
Campus codeF

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points
A level CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM
Access to HE Diploma M: 21 credits P: 24 credits 60 credits, 45 must be graded at Level 3
Scottish Higher BBCC

GCSE Maths and English at grade C/4 or above.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Project Management at University of Cumbria - UCAS