MSc in Project Management
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.
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.
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.
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).
Facts about the programme
Degree level: Master (MSc)
Restricted admission: Yes
Application deadline: 15 April (Norwegian/Nordic applicants,
1 December (preliminary application: International applicants and Norwegian applicants with a non-Nordic/non-Norwegian degree), 1 February (final application: international applicants)
Validity of information: 2013/2014