The MSc in Project Management will equip you with practical skills in project planning, organising, and leadership, within a framework informed by both academic research and practical experience.
This course prepares you for a career in management of projects in different industries and types of organisations. Real-life case examples and group projects are used as examples to reinforce your understanding. You will also be given the opportunity to carry out projects with various types of organisations and experience the reality of achieving the project goals and managing different stakeholders, using the knowledge as well as tools and techniques acquired during the course.
The skills you will develop and practice will open doors for you in a wide range of industries and fields of work. From existing projects to the implementation of new products, facilities, infrastructure, organisational change, technological change, all are achieved through projects and need skills and knowledge of management of projects.
The full-time option of this Masters is suitable for graduates from all academic backgrounds and disciplines.
This Masters is also offered in a 2-year part-time format, taught via twice-weekly evening classes and is intended for students with relevant work experience. Learn more about our Part Time option.
% Employed after 6 months
Full-Time Programme Duration
Part-Time Programme Duration
Based on class of 2017/18
32% / 68%
International class %
The Smurfit Experience
Want to find out more? Watch the videos below to gain deeper insight into the programme and campus life.
Masters Open Evening November 2018
UCD Smurfit Executive Development Centre, Blackrock Campus
MSc Information Webinar November 2018
UCD Smurfit School on Tour in Vietnam, Japan & India
Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi, Tokyo, Delhi, Pune & Mumbai