Master of Science in Engineering Project Management

Study Programme Details
City:Ras Al Khaimah
Country: United Arab Emirates
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

AURAK’s Master of Science in Engineering Project Management program immerses students in the dynamic world of project planning, scheduling, cost estimation, risk management, quality control, and team leadership. Students engage deeply with the principles of project management, transforming theoretical knowledge into practical expertise. This program not only equips students with the skills to lead and manage complex projects from inception to completion but also offers real-world applications through research projects. By aligning with current industry trends and future possibilities, students gain invaluable experience and are prepared to excel in various sectors.

Graduates from the program can anticipate a wealth of career opportunities across diverse industries such as construction, infrastructure, and manufacturing. This comprehensive education positions them at the forefront of the engineering project management field, ready to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.


The Master of Science in Engineering Project Management (MSEPM) program at AURAK is designed to address the growing need for skilled project managers in various engineering fields. By combining engineering and management sciences, the program provides a robust foundation in both theoretical and practical aspects of project management.

This prepares graduates to handle complex projects with efficiency and expertise, particularly in the UAE and the Gulf Region. Students develop exceptional technical and managerial skills, from change control and cost management to stakeholder and risk management. Upon completion, graduates are well-equipped to lead engineering projects, playing pivotal roles in both industry and government sectors, driving innovation and excellence.

Admission Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Prerequisite courses if required
  • Engineering Statistics (IENG 241) if no prior background in probability and statistics
  • Engineering Economy (IENG 321) if no prior background in engineering economy
  • Academic IELTS score of 6.0, TOEFL (Paper-based) score of 550, TOEFL (Internet-based) score of 79, or EMSAT English score of 1400
  • Degree certificate (translated into English if necessary)
  • Official university transcript (translated into English if necessary)
  • Two letters of recommendation (from a current supervisor and/or professor)
  • Updated CV (résumé)
  • Two passport photos
  • Emirates ID
  • Passport copy
  • Health insurance card
  • Birth certificate copy
  • Family Book copy (for Emiratis)
  • Two years of work experience for the Master of Education Program and five years for the Executive Master of Business Administration
  • MEPM 511 – Project Management Fundamentals (3 Credits)
  • MEPM 532 – Engineering Management (3 Credits)
  • MEPM 521 – Project Cost Accounting and Finance (3 Credits)
  • MEPM 512 – Engineering Contracts and Procurement (3 Credits)
  • MEPM 515 – Project Scheduling (3 Credits)
  • MEPM 543 – Risk Management for Project Managers (3 Credits)

2,730 AED / 743 USD (per CH)

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the MSEPM program have gone on to achieve remarkable success in their careers. For example, alumni like Ahmed Al-Mansoori, who now leads major infrastructure projects in Dubai, illustrate the program’s effectiveness. The industry demand for skilled project managers continues to rise, with companies seeking professionals who can navigate the complexities of modern engineering projects. The program’s emphasis on practical skills and leadership prepares students to meet these demands, ensuring they remain competitive in the job market. Through a blend of technical knowledge and managerial expertise, graduates are poised to make significant contributions to their respective fields.

Visa Requirements:

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