Program Overview

The Master of Project Management (MPM) program is designed to prepare versatile and qualified individuals for responsible management in the construction and operation of major engineering projects. It adopts a multidisciplinary approach, which combines essential components of civil engineering design with the functional concepts of business management and behavioral science.

Nankai University is one of the earliest universities that introduced modern project management education. As early as 1999, Nankai University, together with the State Foreign Experts Bureau of China and the Project Management Institute of U.S., held the first press release on the modern project management education  And the school started to recruit masters and doctors of modern project management. Also,

the first modern project management monograph, Modern Project Management was published by Professor Qi, Anbang. All of these laid a solid foundation for Nankai's MPM program, and Nankai also became a leader in project management research of China.

Program Features

  • modern project management principles, tools and methodologies are highlighted. 

  • practice- and occupation-oriented trainings are provided, including projects on investment, technology, R&D, engineering, IT and loans, etc.

  • innovation project management and entrepreneurship project management are now being developed.

Learning Goals

  • Demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge in analyzing and solving practice- oriented problems even in a new and unfamiliar circumstance

  • Demonstrate the understanding of business ethics and social responsibility

  • Demonstrate a capability in oral and written communication and presentation

  • Demonstrate leadership skills in a field of management


Compulsory Courses

Engineering Mathematics

Project Design And Planning


Project Laws And Regulations And   International Practice

Engineering Economics

Project Management Simulation And   Software Applications

 Project Management

Information Retrieval

Project Evaluation

 Intellectual Property

 Optional Courses

Project Cost Management

Investment Project Management Theory And   Practice

Project Time Management

Project Management Theory And Practice

Project Quality Management

Scientific Research Project Management   Theory And Practice

Project Procurement Management

It Project Management Theory And Practice

Project Integration Management

Project Organization And Communication   Management

 Project Risk Management

Big-Event Project Management

Principle And Method Of Project Financing

Modern Project Management Practices And   Frontier Lecture Series

Corporate Strategic Management


Applicants to the Master of Project Management (MPM) program should normally have an undergraduate degree in engineering or architecture with 3-year work experience, but individuals with quantitatively based degrees and/or appropriate work experience will be given serious consideration, provided that certain basic engineering, science, and mathematics requirements are satisfied in addition to the stated requirements of the program. 

Applicants have to pass the Graduate Candidate Test for Master of Engineering (GCT), test for Project Management and the interview.


Tuition for the 2.5 year program is RMB55000 which covers the costs of books and supplies. 

Administrative Staff

Qi Anbang
Professor of Management
Program Director

Yang Lin

Administrative Assistant


Contact Us

B602 Nankai Business School

Baidi Road, Tianjin, China. 300071

Tel: 23508940