Would you like a Free Profile Evaluation?

Manchester Engineering Project Management Program Overview

Table of Content




Work Experience


Avg. Cost of Study


Months Duration 


Avg. Salary

Introduction to EPM at Manchester

The MSc in Engineering Project Management prepares students for a professional role in the management of engineering projects by providing students with an understanding of both the people-related and technical requirements necessary for the successful management of engineering projects, as well as the organisational and strategic aspects. The programme also stresses the processes that are used to produce, process and service engineering-based innovation projects from idea through relevant analyses to launch, relate innovation to improvements in products, processes and competitive advantage and explain how intellectual property is protected and exploited.

This MSc is one of four MSc courses within the Management of Projects Group of Programmes. The other MSc courses are: Management of Projects, Commercial Project Management and Construction Project Management.

The Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering has a long history of delivering project management related masters courses and the staff who deliver the programme are drawn for a wide variety of backgrounds and industrial experience.

Why Study EPM at Manchester?


Times Higher Education


US News


QS world university

It is well recognised that the University of Michigan excels in academics, research, and athletics.It is routinely listed among the best universities in the world and is one of the best public universities in the US. Numerous undergraduate and graduate programmes in business, engineering, law, medicine, and other fields are available at the university. Furthermore, several of the most prominent scientific institutes in the nation are located there.

Program Costs + Living Expenses : EPM at Manchester


Avg. Cost of Tuition



Avg. Living Cost


Avg. Cost of Study

Fees for entry in 2024 have not yet been set. For reference, the fees for the academic year beginning September 2023 were as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK students (per annum): £15,000
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £33,500

Further information for EU students can be found on  dedicated EU page.

Employment Prospects : EPM at Manchester


Employed within 3 months of graduation


Avg. Salary

    Most Sought-after Jobs

Investment manager.

Change management engineer

Fashion retail project manager

Capital markets analyst


Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)

The MSc Engineering Project Management Programme acquaints students with the basic processes of project management but focuses more specifically on the application of these in an engineering and innovation context. Practical skills in engineering-based innovation projects and protection and exploitation of intellectual property are developed. Successful graduates of this programme find employment in a wide range of organisations such as High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, Nissan Technical Center South East Asia, Worley Parsons India, Saudi Aramco.

The MSc in Engineering Project Management is listed by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) as being Approved Further Learning Schemes for Chartered Engineer. The JBM represents the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Institution of Highways and Transportation and the Institute of Highway Incorporated Engineers. This means that successful completion of the MSc will enable applicants with an accredited first degree at BEng level to become chartered engineers.

Eligibility Criteria for EPM at Manchester

We require the following documents before we can consider your application:

  • Official Bachelor’s degree transcripts, including official translations and original language copies if the study is not undertaken in English. 2+2 and 3+1 applicants must provide official transcripts and certificates from both institutions.
  • An official document from your university verifying your current weighted average mark (not arithmetic average) if this information is not included in your transcript of study.  Please note: where grades are given as a percentage, the weighted average mark must also be recorded as a percentage, not as a GPA grade. 
  • Degree certificate if you have already graduated.
  • If still studying, please provide an official list of all the modules you are taking in your final year.
  • A CV if you graduated more than three years ago.

 References and personal statements are not required for your application for this programme.

If English is not your first language, we also require proof of your English language ability. If you have already taken an English language qualification, please include your certificate with your application. We may be willing to consider your application without this document, but if we choose to make you an offer, the conditions will include IELTS (or equivalent qualification).

You must submit all these supporting documents with your application. If any of the above information is missing, we will not be able to consider your application and it will be rolled forward to the next stage or withdrawn.

Please only apply for one of the following courses: MSc Construction Project Management, MSc Engineering Project Management, MSc Management of Projects, and MSc Commercial Project Management. If you wish to transfer your application or offer we can review this, please check the suitable backgrounds and entry requirements for each course as we will not automatically consider you for another stream in the Management of Projects.

Application Deadlines - Manchester MEM

f we make you an offer, you will have 6 weeks in which to accept. Offers that are not accepted within the 6 week period will be withdrawn so that an offer can be made to another candidate in the next application stage. Please only apply for one of our Management of Project MSc courses.

Stage 1: Application deadline 20 October 2023. Decision by 15 December 2023.

Stage 2: Application deadline 15 December 2023. Decision by 16 February 2024.

Stage 3: Application deadline 23 Feb 2024. Decision by 12 April 2024.

Wondering if you can target this school?

Free Profile Evaluation Workshop

Join our live workshop and

Get all your profile related questions answered. 

Ameer khatri Portrait 2

Scholarships Available : EPM at Manchester

Across our institution, we offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and awards to outstanding UK and international students each year.

The University of Manchester is committed to widening participation in master’s study, and allocates £300,000 in funding each year. Our Manchester Masters Bursaries are aimed at widening access to master’s courses by removing barriers to postgraduate education for students from underrepresented groups.

For more information, see the Fees and funding page or visit the University of Manchester funding for masters courses website for more information.

Disability support

Practical support and advice for current students and applicants is available from the Disability Advisory and Support Service. Email: [email protected]

Specializations & Electives Offered

The course unit details given below are subject to change, and are the latest example of the curriculum available on this course of study.

TitleCodeCredit ratingMandatory/optional
People and OrganisationsENGM6001115Mandatory
Project Management Research MethodsENGM6005015Mandatory
Management of ProjectsENGM6006115Mandatory
Project Planning and ControlENGM6201215Mandatory
Innovation ManagementENGM6210215Mandatory
MoP DissertationENGM6300060Mandatory
Environmental AssessmentCIVL6114115Optional
Risk ManagementENGM6003215Optional
Project Finance for Infrastructure ProjectsENGM6401115Optional
Conflict Management & Dispute ResolutionENGM6606115Optional

FAQs About MeM

Please email our Study Enquiries Team at [email protected].

We may be able to get in contact with the academic department in question, or at least push your case to them as a matter of urgency.

Unfortunately, there may be times where departments are busier than usual, so it may take longer to respond.

Please contact our Student Services Centre directly on +44 (0) 161 275 5000. Alternatively, visit our funding and fee pages:

You can enter all types of work experience in the Education and Experience section as well as detailing these experiences on your CV (Resumé).

What Our Clients Say

What Can We Do For You?

Profile Evaluation

Take our Free Profile evaluation and figure out your strengths and weakness

Application Prep

We help guide our clients through the entire application journey

Interview Prep

Need Help with your Interview Prep? We got you covered via mock interviews


Profile Evaluation Workshop 

With Ameer

Want to get your profile evaluated?

Open chat
This is Ameer
Do you any questions?