Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization

Specialization in one of the areas of greatest current and future demand in the economy
Prepare for the PMP and PMI-ACP certificates
Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization

Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization

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Official Degree:Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization

Openings available: - Classroom attendance: 40
- Blended: 80
- Distance learning: 80
The places will be limited so the result obtained by the candidates in the admission process will be taken into account. The request for places and the registration period will end one month after the start of the master's degree.

Center responsible:School of Economics and Business

Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences

Total Credits:60 credits.
Minimum of 12 ECTS credits and maximum of 60 ECTS credits per enrollment and academic period.

Duration: One academic year. The schedule of the classes will depend on the teaching modality.

Academic year in which it was implemented: 2016/2017

Type of Education: Classroom attendance / Blended / Online

Academic Regulations: General student’s regulations. Credit transfer and recognition. Regulation of student participation. Common procedures for carrying out the Final Research Project

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Quality of the degree

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The only Master's degree in Spain that offers preparatory courses for the PMP and PMI - ACP certificates

This Master's degree provides excellent training to direct projects at a national and international level. The student carries out a Master's Final Project consisting of a project in which all the knowledge received during the course will be applied.

In addition, this official program includes in its curriculum a preparatory course to obtain the PMP or PMI-ACP certificate, offering the other course as an option for the student.

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Specialize in one of the areas with the most present and future of the new economy: Project Management, a sector with a strong employability demand.

The Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization is an official master's degree throughout the entire European educational area and lasts one year. Among our professors we have professional experts as well as doctors, which means excellent training based on practice and focused on the business world. It is also compatible with a professional activity given its blended modality.

Our program provides you with excellent training which is ideal to direct projects nationally and internationally. The student carries out a Final Research Project consisting of a project where he/she will apply all the knowledge acquired during the year.

This official master's degree, in addition to being recognized by the best companies in the sector, gives access to official doctoral studies in case the student is oriented to teaching and/or research.

Methodology

The methodology is eminently practical, using the case method. Continuous evaluation and personalized attention are two of the fundamental characteristics of this Master's degree. The Blackboard learning platform is used. The professors are active professionals and doctors, the groups are reduced, which guarantees the quality of the education received.

Differentiation

This is a program of high employability due to the high demand of Project Managers in Spain and abroad. It is compatible with working activity due to its blended modality, in addition to compulsory internships in the best companies, it is specific preparation to take the PMP Certification Exam (Project Management Professional).

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Practical teaching based on the study of real cases

PMP Certificate

Online preparatory course with a duration of 150 hours (120h. of study + 30h. of simulations) that will provide you with you all the necessary resources to pass the PMP exam.

More information on the PMP course

The Master's degree includes the PMP or the PMI-ACP course in its price. Students have the possibility of incorporating the two courses into their curriculum by paying for the additional course.

PMI-ACP Certificate

Learn to use agile methodologies and continuous improvement with this preparatory online course with a duration of 150 hours (120h. of study + 30h. of simulations) that prepares you to pass the PMI-ACP exam and certify yourself as an agile practitioner.

More information on the PMI-ACP course
Professional internships

Ferrovial, PwC, Santander, Endesa and Microsoft are some of the companies and institutions that support the curriculum and offer professional internships to students.

Curriculum


All our degrees and curriculums have been prepared in accordance with the new guidelines set by current legislation, having already been verified by the National Agency for Quality Assessment.
The student must complete 60 credits


First Semester 24 ECTS

  • 2 ECTS | Fundamentals of Project Management and Conceptual Framework
  • 2 ECTS | Integration of the Government Model with the Practice of Project Management
  • 2 ECTS | Knowledge Scheme: Knowledge areas and Process Group.
  • 2 ECTS | Start of the Project: Business Case. Process Group of the Start
  • 4 ECTS | Planning I: Scope Management / Time / Cost / Quality
  • 4 ECTS | Planning II: Human Resources Management / Communications / Risks / Acquisitions / Stakeholders.
  • 4 ECTS | Execution of Projects
  • 4 ECTS | Monitoring and Control of Projects I: Advance / Deviations / Validation / Schedule and Costs and Technique of Earned Value.

External Interships4 ECTS

  • 4 ECTS | External internships

Second Semester 24 ECTS

  • 4 ECTS | Monitoring and Control of Projects II: Quality / Communications / Risks / Acquisitions / Stakeholders.
  • 4 ECTS | Project Closing: Temporary and Scope Economics. Closing of acquisitions
  • 4 ECTS | International Standards and Regulations in Project Management
  • 2 ECTS | Agile Project Management Methodologies
  • 2 ECTS | Models of Continuous Improvement: Concepts of Lean, Six Sigma and EFQM
  • 2 ECTS | Management Skills for Project Management
  • 2 ECTS | Preparation and Simulation PMP Certification
  • 4 ECTS | Project Management Tools

Final Research Project 8 ECTS

  • 8 ECTS | Final Research Project of the Master’s degree

Legend:

  • Compulsory
  • External internships
  • Final Research Project of the Master’s degree

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Employability


Professional Careers

The Master's Degree in Project Management and Organization trains you to:

  • Design, plan and draft technological proposals that meet all the required quality parameters.
  • Apply methodologies of design and project management in its four specific stages: planning, negotiation, exploitation and innovation.
  • Analyze the existing technological fields and know the different funding sources and R+D+i programs.
  • Delve into the presentation, execution and justification of technological projects.

Internships

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