Postgraduate MSc

Construction Management

Learn to develop procurement strategies and lead project teams to deliver effective, innovative projects within construction.

Construction Management

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    12 Months
  • Start date

    16 Sep 2024

Construction is witnessing a transformation to become a smart and technologically innovative industry. This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to deliver effective innovation and successfully manage projects in this ever-evolving field.

As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Gain expertise to manage smart construction and innovation, project procurement and the commercial and financial management of construction
  • Learn to play a key role in shaping the future of a smart and innovative industry
  • Use your experiences in the workplace to enhance your learning
  • Reflect on challenges and problems with your peers and learn how theory can help you to improve your practice

You could already be working as a construction professional and be aiming to enhance your knowledge, or you could be from a technical background, including engineering or architectural technology, and want to build your business acumen and management skills.

Industry links
We are committed to providing you with opportunities to network with industry specialists and practitioners through our series of guest lectures and activities involving construction experts. The lecturers who will lead your studies are respected professionals, many of whom continue to practise. 

Centre for Knowledge Exchange
The School of Built Environment, Engineering & Computing is home to the Centre for Knowledge Exchange (CKE), an enterprise hub that connects our university with the regional built environment sector through seminars, workshops and networking events.

The CKE also runs two business networks, which support and enhance the activity of the school and help us to ensure the course meets the rigorous standards expected in industry: Constructing Excellence Yorkshire & Humber and ThinkBIM.

Cutting-edge research
In addition, our university is playing a key role in accelerating innovations in the industry through cutting-edge research into smart construction. We are home to the Leeds Sustainability Institute, which aims to tackle the challenge of creating more sustainable places, communities and economies to enable society and its infrastructure to become sustainable.

Why study Construction Management at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Industry experienced expert teaching team
  2. Range of option modules available, allowing you to study a broad range of construction management topics
  3. January start dates available
  4. Opportunity to network with industry professionals through guest lectures and activities involving construction experts
  5. Part-time study available


Final year student Sam talks about his experiences of studying at Leeds Beckett University and what attracted him to the course.

construction management