MSc in Project Management

About MSc Project Management

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.


Stage I

Research Methods & Statistics

Management of Projects

Strategic Management

Management Theory and Practice

Stage II

Organization Behaviour

Project Planning and Control

Procurement and Bidding

Risk Management

Stage III

Quality Management

Contract Management

Financing Projects

Monitoring and Evaluation

Stage IV

Master Thesis


The programme will be offered through eLearning under the Directorate of Distance Educationand Open Learning for duration of 21 months (18 + 3 months for thesis).

MSc in Project Management


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 distance learning program at your own pace and convenience provided by the online module.1.2 Objectives.

Tuition and Fees

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Approved Tuition and Fees
Fee Name Zambian Nationals International Students
Application Fee 200 ZMW 25 USD
Tuition Fee-Semester 1 16,000 ZMW 1,600 USD
Tuition Fee-Semester 2 16,000 ZMW 1,600 USD
Tuition Fee-Semester 3 16,000 ZMW 1,600 USD
Thesis Seminar 3,000 ZMW 300 USD
Thesis Stage 5,000 ZMW 400 USD
Technology Fee (Yearly) 500 ZMW 40 USD
Instructional Materials Included Included
E – Library Included Included

*Average monthly payments of Zambian 2666.66 ZMW – International 266.66 USD

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MSc in Project Management

Admissions Requirements

  1. O levels – 6 credits or better in 5 subjects including Maths & English
  2. National Students – NRC/Zambian Passport
  3. International Students – Passports
  4. Application fee of 200 ZMW/25 USD
  5. Scanned copies of Bachelor’s degree and official
  6. transcripts (accredited by HEA) or equivalent

Department Contact Info


P.O Box 21692, Jambo Drive, Kitwe, Zambia

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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