M.Sc. in Project Management – The Copperbelt University – Ecampus

M.Sc. in Project Management

Program Overview

The 100% Online MSc in Project Management with The Copperbelt University will prepare you for a leadership role to plan, oversee and run a project successfully.

  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Admissions Requirements
  • Duration
  • Tuition and Fees

Any successful venture be it a major corporation, a start-up, government or private organisation, consists of many projects. The successful management of these projects are directly connected to the success or failure of the venture. Learn about the various tools, methodologies and techniques related to medium & large scale project coordination and management.

You will gain an in-depth knowledge and skills in project planning, control, finance, and management of any project from start to end. What’s more you can complete the program at your own pace and convenience provided by the online module.1.2 Objectives


The programme consists of four stages. The first three stages constitute the taught component. The last stage is the research component which is conducted for six (6) months

Stage I

  • Management of Projects
  • Management Theory and Practice
  • Project Planning and Control
  • Procurement and Bidding

Stage II

  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Risk management
  • Quality Management
  • Contract Management

Stage III

  • Research Methods
  • Financing Projects
  • Strategic Management
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Electives*

*Electives: Master of Science Degree in Project Management offers one elective module from the following options:

  • Project Economics
  • Design Management
  • Infrastructure Development and Management

Stage IV

  • Dissertation

Admissions Requirements

A) Bachelor’s Degree from a  reputable / recognized  institution

-Candidates with professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA and other related may be considered.

B) O'level results showcasing 5 passing marks of 6 or better (English and Math are required) (International equivalent may also be submitted). 


The programme will be offered through eLearning under the Directorate of Distance Educationand Open Learning for duration of minimum 15 months.

Tuition and Fees

Disclaimer: When budgeting for college, you should consider both direct and indirect expenses. All fees are subject for review,

Approved Tuition and Fees
Fee Name Zambian Nationals International Students Frequency
Application Free 150 Kwacha 20 USD One Time
Tuition Fee 4000 Kwacha 400 USD Per Course
Thesis 5000 ZMW 500 USD One Time
Technology Fee Included Included
Instructional Materials Included Included
E- Library Included Included

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