Know and understand in practice the essential project management
capabilities for tomorrow
Programme taught in English at the Paris, Lille and Belo Horizonte campuses.
September and January intakes at any of the campuses. Change between campuses, per semester, as you wish. This MSc has three specialisation tracks
: (1) Global Project Management (Lille); (2) Project Management for Business Excellence (Paris); (3) International Development & Change Management (Belo Horizonte).
This MSc is a CGE-accredited, full-time programme with eight months of courses followed by work experience or a research project.
This MSc is accredited by the Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).
Who can apply?
As a one-year MSc: holders of four-year degrees
As a two-year MSc: holders of three-year degrees (more info
The MSc Project and Programme Management & Business Development is ranked 3rd in France, and 11th worldwide, in its category by SMBG - See the ranking
This unique, accredited programme offers students access to professional certifications in PRINCE2® and AgilePM® in the autumn semester and either the PMI’s CAPM®/PMP® or the IPMA’s Level D®
in the spring semester as well as a choice of specialisations:
- Global Project Management at the Lille campus, strategically placed near London, Paris and Brussels for unparalleled global reach.
- Project Management for Business Excellence at the Paris campus, in one of the most important business, financial, and political centres of the world.
- International Development & Change Management in Brazil at the Belo Horizonte campus, in one of the most dynamic cities for business in Latin America.
The programme uses innovative learning and teaching methods including, role play, case study, simulation, flipped classroom, distance and blended learning giving a stimulating and flexible learning environment to students. The programme capstone is a major project in the form of an academic or professional thesis or business development project.
Video: MSc director talks about the programme
Why choose this programme
An international programme taught by practitioners and researchers in project and programme management.
- Students can immediately apply knowledge learned.
Students are trained for international certifications in project management (PMI/CAPM/PMP®, APMG/PRINCE2®, IPMA’s Level D®/C®).
Students learn strategic, technical and social skills for delivering sustainable change with the latest tools and techniques.
- Designed around an innovative learning experience, including flipped classroom sessions, simulations and real project management practice.
Vision and Objectives of the Programme
Vision: To empower people to make the world a better place.
Objective: To facilitate the dynamic development of participants' managerial and entrepreneurial competencies, allowing them to enlarge their expertise to learn, adopt and adapt, and to work as managers and leaders in the management of complex projects, and in an international and multicultural environment.
PRINCE2® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.
AgilePM® is a registered trademark of Agile Business Consortium Limited. All rights reserved.
“CAPM” and “PMP” are registered marks of Project Management Institute, Inc.
IPMA Level D®, IPMA Level C® and IPMA Project excellence Baseline® are registered trademarks of the IPMA in Switzerland and other countries.