The mission of the Master of Project Management (MPM) program is to provide an opportunity for fresh engineers as well as working professionals to obtain a master’s degree in Project Management on a carefully designed schedule that minimizes disruption of work commitments.
The program is designed to provide project managers and business executives a wide range of new skills that would enhance their analytical abilities and knowledge of the Project Management, thus making them an asset to their organizations. The program will enable its graduates to develop an understanding of latest project management issues and to gain managerial and business skills that are essential for effective project management, including project planning, integration, scope management, scheduling, costing, and contract management.
UAE economy, in general, and Abu Dhabi economy, in particular, are in high need for project managers with advanced degrees to manage the various growing sectors such as the construction industry in both public and private organizations.
This program has been introduced at Abu Dhabi University in response to the UAE market needs where effective project management is driving many sectors of the industry and where project managers are crucial to the UAE public and private firms. The graduates of this program will train Emirati and expatriate professionals to lead and manage projects in the UAE project-based industries.
Please feel free to contact me for any inquiry on the Master of Project Management program.
Raid Al-Aomar, PhD
Director, Master of Engineering Management Program
Professor of Industrial Engineering