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Project Management

Pathways to Project Management

Project Management is fast becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the modern business world. As the scope and delivery of projects evolve alongside the rise of digital technology, project management courses designed to achieve the recognised qualifications needed to become a Project Manager are in high demand.

At the University of Cumbria, we have worked closely with employers and the Association for Project Management (APM) to develop a range of project management programmes that equip our students with the technical skills and professional experiences to deliver successful projects across all business sectors.

Collaborating with a range of partners including Sellafield Ltd, Rolls Royce, BAE Systems, and the NHS, we deliver both open access and bespoke project management courses for employers across the UK.

Be part of an exciting project management degree apprenticeship, study for a higher education qualification, boost your skills on a short course or join our unique Project Academy. Whatever option you choose, we are here to support you in achieving your goals.

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Why project management?

The project profession makes a significant contribution to the UK economy, representing 8% of FTE workers in the UK

A highly in-demand profession, Project Management is applicable to a wide range of industries including Construction, IT, Health and Social Care, and Education

A highly interactive and cross-disciplinary subject area, our project management courses maximises opportunities for professional development and collaboration

At the University of Cumbria, you can learn from academic staff with a wealth of hands-on experience from sectors including Engineering, Construction, IT, Finance and the Armed Forces

£156 BILLION Project Management Contributes £156 Billion To The Uk Economy

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Why project management?

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The University of Cumbria Project Academy offers a range of flexible study opportunities to enable you to enhance your professional development.