International Construction Management and Engineering at University of Leeds - UCAS

University of Leeds

Degree level: Postgraduate

International Construction Management and Engineering (Taught)

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Course summary

Our MSc in International Construction Management and Engineering will help you develop a “whole life” understanding of constructed facilities and infrastructure. We'll prepare you for the challenges of the ever-evolving global construction industry with a focus on the risk, planning and management aspects of the constructed life cycle. You’ll also explore construction processes from inception and feasibility, design, procurement and construction through to commissioning, maintenance, renewal and decommissioning. At Leeds, our 'internationally excellent' research helps shape your course, meaning you’ll be learning the latest innovations in this area. Throughout the course, you’ll gain the specialist knowledge you’ll need to contribute to and manage projects in the construction industry, alongside building an extensive professional skill set sought after in the international construction industry. Graduates who have studied this degree have utilised their advanced skills learned on the course to pursue their career goals in everything from construction project management and planning to engineering and consultancy — so the career opportunities are vast. Why study at Leeds:

  • Our globally-renowned research conducted right here in our School feeds directly into the course, shaping your learning with the latest thinking in civil engineering and construction management.
  • Advance your knowledge and skills in critical areas sought after in industry such as project and construction management, risk management, procurement, sustainability and whole-life infrastructure management.
  • Conduct your own individual research project as part of your course and gain industry experience in managing a project, whilst building professional skills in research, decision making and planning.
  • Access research-grade equipment and specialist facilities that will enhance your learning throughout the course, including high-performance computing, structural remodelling and Building Information Modelling (BIM) packages.
  • Experience excellent practical and theoretical teaching delivered by a programme team with a wealth of expertise and industrial experience across many relevant areas in construction management and engineering.
  • Enhance your career prospects and join our successful alumni who have pursued careers in large corporations worldwide including AECOM, UGCC and African Development Bank.
  • Master the most up-to-date practices and techniques recognised in industry on a course that has been directly informed and advised by the Industrial Advisory Committee and the Institution of Civil Engineers.

Assessment method

You’ll be assessed using a range of techniques including case studies, technical reports, presentations, in-class tests, assignments and exams.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • The Joint Board of Moderators

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in civil engineering or a related construction discipline where relevant subject areas have been studied. Applications from professionally qualified and experienced candidates will also be considered. A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) will be considered for candidates with at least three years’ relevant experience in the construction industry. Due to the competitive nature of this course, the Admissions team may take a variety of factors into account when assessing applications. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.

Fees and funding

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International Construction Management and Engineering at University of Leeds - UCAS