North Wales Management School - Wrexham Glyndwr University
100% online MPA Project Management

Learn how to succeed in public sector project management. Study the 100% online MPA Project Management from the career-focused university

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Apply by: 23 August 2021
To begin: 6 September 2021
  • 180 credits
  • 2 years part-time
  • £6,000

Key benefits

  1. 100% online MPA Project Management within 24 months
  2. Study anytime, anywhere, on any device
  3. Earn while you learn
  4. £6,000 total fees, option to pay per module
  5. Full academic support

Fast-track your career in the public sector with the 100% online MPA (Master of Public Administration) Project Management from North Wales Management School. The MPA Project Management has been designed as the ideal springboard for committed and progressive professionals, project team leaders, project managers and executives in the public sector who want to move up into more stimulating and strategic roles.

Learn how to succeed as a public sector project manager

The MPA Project Management programme develops the key knowledge and skills of effective public sector project managers, including:

  • Project and programme management in a public sector context
  • Evaluation and performance management
  • Communications skills
  • Policy in socioeconomic and political contexts
  • Strategic implementation
  • Human resource management
  • Ethics
  • Environmental impacts of organisational activity

Study the MPA Project Management from anywhere and at any time

The MPA Project Management is 100% online and can be studied entirely flexibly, on desktop and mobile devices, from anywhere in the world. The programme’s flexible online learning model ensures that it can be studied at any time, meaning that you can fit study around your work and family commitments and can avoid the need for costly study breaks.

Long-standing expertise in flexible teaching and learning

North Wales Management School benefits from considerable experience and expertise in flexible teaching and learning, with more than half of the students at Wrexham Glyndwr University currently studying part-time. This MPA Project Management – delivered flexibly and entirely online – enables you to study at your own pace, on your own terms.

With six starts per year and a start date every eight weeks, you can get started quickly, with no need to delay. There are flexible payment options, including an option to pay just £500 per eight-week module and, for those that are eligible, there are also UK and EU postgraduate government loans to cover the full cost of the programme.

MPA Project Management that facilitates success in today’s public sector

This MPA Project Management is first and foremost sector-led and career-focused, which reflects the culture and capabilities of North Wales Management School and of Wrexham Glyndwr University as a whole. Our deep relationships with major employers have helped shape a Master of Public Administration Project Management that is specifically geared towards career enhancement outcomes in a wide range of project management roles across the public and third sectors. It is this approach that has seen us ranked in the top 10 UK universities for employability for part-time students.

Admission requirements

  • You should have or be about to complete an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum grade of 2:2 (or equivalent qualification). We will also accept master’s degrees or equivalent.
  • You should have at least two years of work experience.
  • We may also accept applicants who do not have these qualifications based on two or more years of relevant work experience.
  • If you earned your undergraduate degree outside the UK, you should check that it is equivalent to a 2:2.
  • If English isn’t your first language, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept:
    • IELTS at 6.0 overall, with no individual component below 5.5
      • TOEFL overall minimum 83
      • PTE Academic overall minimum 58
      • Cambridge (CAE & CPE) overall 176
    • A degree qualification taught in English
    • Evidence that you work in a company where English is the first language
    • High school qualifications in English


North Wales Management School online MPA programmes are designed to be affordable. Tuition fees are calculated per eight-week module. You can enrol in and pay for each consecutive session as your studies progress. Payment is accepted through the online student portal and must meet the payment deadline.

Total programme fees £6,000
Per 15-credit module £500


Choose North Wales Management School

  • Top 10 university in UK for employability for UK-based graduates from part-time first degrees (Source: HESA PI E1b 2015/16)
  • 99.1% were in employment or further study 6 months after completing their studies (Source: HESA PI E1b 2015/16)
  • QAA-assured, industry-led programmes, incorporating deep knowledge and expertise of employer partners and tailored to the needs of the modern job market
  • Close links with leading local and regional employers, including Toyota, Kellogg’s, Brother Industries and the BBC
  • Expertise in flexible learning – more than half of our students study part-time
  • Dedicated Student Success team supports you every step of the way – from enrolment right through to graduation
  • International university of many cultures
  • Programmes suitable for a wide range of academic backgrounds
  • 10% fee reduction for graduates of Wrexham Glyndwr University