Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

MSc in Project Management

Students outside campus Gløshaugen

About the programme

Demand for professionals trained in Project Management is increasing in the private as well as the public sector. Large or small, any project can benefit from effective project management processes and techniques.  NTNU's Master of Science in Engineering Degree in Project Management will train professionals to excel as future project leaders in a variety of industries.


Admission

The MSc in Project Management requires applicants to have at least a Bachelor of Engineering degree, preferably in civil, mechanical or industrial engineering. A strong fluency in English is also required as all lectures will be held in English and all course materials will be provided in English.


Job prospects

There has been no lack of job offers for the graduates, and most of them are now working within industry as trainees, in project teams or in staff positions related to the development of systems for project selection, evaluation and/or management. Others are working as consultants, and has continued at NTNU as a PhD student.


Programme components

The Master of Science in Project Management is a two-year  programme of study. In the first year the students have six compulsory courses that count for a total of 45 ECTS, and two engineering courses (15 ECTS). In the third semester,  the students have one engineering course (7.5 ECTS) a engineering specialization project (15 ECTS) and 7,5 ECTS of theoretical support courses. In the 4th semester, the students write their individual master's thesis (30 ECTS).


Councelling

Please contact Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management:
Phone: +47 73 59 35 11
E-mail: iot@iot.ntnu.no

Or visit us on Campus Gløshaugen: Central Building 1, 12th floor 


Facts about the programme

Degree level: Master (MSc)
Restricted admission: Yes

Application deadline: 
15 April (Norwegian/Nordic applicants with Norwegian/Nordic degrees)
15 January (International applicants)
1 March (Norwegian applicants with a non-Nordic/non-Norwegian degree)

Department: Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management

Validity of information: 2014/2015