Master of Construction Management

Master of Construction Management Description The Master of Construction Management is unique in both Cyprus and Greece. The construction sector was for many years the locomotive of the economy, and the need for qualified scientists is high. The... Read More | Share it now!

Master of Construction Management Structure

The Masters Course approaches holistic studying in Construction Management, a study that provides expertise in the management of construction projects and the management of construction companies. The Master of Construction Management adopts a multidisciplinary approach, providing excellent and comprehensive knowledge of all individual theoretical, analytical and practical aspects of the field of Construction Works.

The courses taught in the Master of Construction Management covering all key aspects of construction project management, such as health and safety on site, risk management, scheduling and costing of construction works, environmental sustainability and the development of land and construction of buildings, contract management and legislation relating to construction projects.

Preparing tomorrow’s leaders of the construction industry

The Construction Management degree also includes courses on the operational and financial management of construction companies and the Department of Management of Construction Projects, where students focus on developing the management plan for a specific project. The Programme concludes with the ‘Research Seminar and the dissertation, which gives students the opportunity to delve into a topic of their choice in the construction, but also to develop their research skills. The total number of credits required for the successful completion of the Master of Construction Management is 90 ECTS.

Career Prospects

The construction industry has very high temporal demand, significant remuneration, but it is highly competitive and demanding. Graduates of the Master of Construction Management will have a comparative advantage in claiming administrative positions in a wide range of companies involved in construction and real estate development, such as construction companies, building contractors, land developers, construction management companies, etc. You can also claim and senior positions in relevant government departments, like the Department of Public Works.

Duration of studies

The Master of Construction Management lasts four semesters and is ideal for attending during weekends, as to be accessible to those who work and live far away from Pafos. Courses are taught in Greek and English.

The Course Structure of the Master of Construction Management is as following

CodeCourse TitleECTS

Semester: 1

CONS501 Construction Safety and Health 6.0
CONS560 Construction Project Management 6.0
REAL539Sustainability and Environmental Issues
in Real Estate Development
6.0
18.0

Semester: 2

CONS510Project Risk Management6.0
CONS550 Sustainable Construction 6.0
CONS555 Construction Management Workshop 6.0
18.0

Semester: 3

CONS540 Construction Law and Contract Management 6.0
CONS570 Construction Scheduling 6.0
REAL580 Real Estate Development6.0
18.0

Semester: 4

CONS530 Construction Financial Management 6.0
CONS590 Construction Business Management 6.0
DISS600 Dissertation Seminar 3.0
MDIS600 Dissertation21.0
36.0
90.0

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