Ph. D. On Campus

Construction and Project Management

University College London (UCL)

36 months
23350 GBP/year
5690 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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In this Construction and Project Management MPhil/PhD programme from University College London (UCL) you will study the nature of activities such as innovation, learning, risk management, leadership, marketing and financing in projects and project-based enterprises


In this Construction and Project Management MPhil/PhD programme from University College London (UCL), students chose their own topic, and research topics tend to fall into the broad areas of management, economics and finance of the built environment. Research can focus upon the current conditions or can adopt a historical perspective, and can be qualitative and/or quantitative in nature.

The University welcomes PhD and MPhil proposals from outstanding applicants related to the above research topics. The research degrees of PhD and MPhil are awarded for the most advanced level of study available at UCL. The aim is to make an original contribution to knowledge leading to the enhancement of academia and practice. 


Many of our PhD students have secured academic positions in top universities and jobs as leading practitioners in major organisations of the private and public sector.


The programme is intended to supply graduate PhD students with expertise in areas including economics and finance of the built environment, management of project enterprises and project-based networks.

Programme Structure

Research areas:
  • Management, such as innovation, leadership, organisations, culture, strategy related to projects. enterprises and the construction industry. 
  • Economics and finance, related to construction, real estate, property development, infrastructure, climate change, sustainability.
  • Data analytics, such as big data, building information modelling, social networks, building services.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Research applicants will normally be required to hold a first or upper-second class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university in an appropriate subject, or a recognised taught Master’s degree. Overseas qualifications of an equivalent standard from a recognised higher education institution are also accepted.
  • CV
  • Two references of which at least one should be academic
  • Academic transcripts provided in English and in electronic format
  • Proof of English language proficiency 
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23350 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    5690 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5690 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part-time fees:

  • UK: £2,845/year
  • Overseas: £11,860/year

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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