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MSc Programme and Project Management

Full-time Master's
Programme and Project Management

Companies are often strategically organised through a series of projects, programmes, and portfolios, which enables them to focus clearly on specific objectives and manage resources effectively to achieve them.

Start date:
30 September 2024

12 months, full time

Application deadline:
2 August 2024

Master of Science (MSc)

Highlights and benefits

  • The course is accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM), which is the Chartered body for project management professionals.
  • Become a specialist in the strategic management of projects and programmes, a highly complex and growing area of demand.
  • Strong links with industry and professional bodies, providing you with the opportunity to gain real-world insight. Guest speakers from a range of programme and project management roles contribute within the interactive learning environment.
  • An applied and experiential learning style, consisting of simulations, group work, case studies and practical exercises to prepare you for your future career.


The MSc in Programme and Project Management at Warwick is designed for graduates who want to move into project management, either in their current technical and business field, or into a new field of expertise.

The course will provide you with a broad set of skills which have wide application. During the course of the year, you’ll gain practical experience through applied syndicate activities and current case studies, delivered by professionals in the field.

You will develop a methodical approach to the management of financial aspects of projects and programmes and will learn about the strategic management of people in organisations and how this relates to the wider business strategy.

You will learn the methodologies, tools, principles and philosophies to effectively contribute to the development and management of small and large scale projects, multiple projects and programmes.

Meet the Course Director: Nancy Olson

Nancy is Discipline Group Lead and Course Leader for Programme and Project Management. She is an experienced project management practioner, bringing a wealth of experience from her roles in both academia and industry. She is actively involved with the Association of Project Management (APM).

Scholarships and Bursaries

WMG will be awarding over £1million in scholarships and bursaries to students commencing study on any of our full-time MSc programmes beginning in September 2024.

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We look forward to receiving your MSc application. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.