M.Sc in Project Management

The discipline of Project Management is becoming a vital component of management education world-wide, since it makes managers more able to respond intelligently to the management of projects. The programme conducts on part-time basis, enabling you to continue your career while gaining further knowledge and qualifications.

Teaching is carried out by our well experienced staff together with academics from other universities and institutions. Visiting lecturers from industry are sometimes invited to give talks on industrial processes and product development.

All lectures practical sessions, presentations, industrial visits and examinations will be conducted on Tuesday & Thursday 5.30p.m. to 8.30p.m. and Saturdays 9.00a.m. to 7.30p.m.

This programme consists of a combination of compulsory core modules, elective modules and a research project. The project is only available for studies towards the MBA. Its main objective is to provide training in techniques that are essential for research and problem solving in industry.


The modules to be studies include:


  • Project Management 1
  • Project Management 2
  • Organizational Behaviour and Management
  • Analysis for Managerial Decision Making
  • Communication and Presentation Skills
  • Team work & Negotiation Skills
  • Economics for Business
  • Marketing Management
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Procurement Management and law
  • Project Management : Advanced tools and Techniques
  • Development Finance


Elective :-

  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Post Disaster Project Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • IT Project Management


MBA :- Two year part-time

PG Dip:- One year and three months part time

Entry Requirements:

A degree of Bachelor of Science in Engineering(specialized in Civil Engineering)

A degree from a recognized university with two year of relevant experience

An Associate membership of a recognized professional engineering institute in the relevant field and a minimum of two years of experience after obtaining such membership. The acceptability of the professional qualification of the candidate, the recognition of the institute and the relevancy of the field shall be judged by the Faculty and approved by the Senate.


Financial Information:

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Course Coordinator

Dept. of Civil Engineering

University of Moratuwa



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