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Master of Project Management

Australia and New Zealand International
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Campus
Gardens Point
Campus
Gardens Point
Duration
1.5 years full-time
1.5 years full-time
Entry
February and July
February and July
CRICOS
084927B

Why choose this course?

If you want to develop advanced discipline knowledge and skills to lead and project manage large and complex projects in diverse work settings, then this is the course for you.

Highlights

  • Gain knowledge and experience in managing projects across a range of industries.
  • Learn to manage constraints in time, cost, quality; as well as and social, political and environmental challenges.
  • Based on the Project Management Body of Knowledge – the international benchmark and framework in the field.
  • International students can choose this course as part of our combined masters packages, which allow you to complete two master degrees in two years.
  • Accredited by the Project Management Institute.

Highlights

  • Gain knowledge and experience in managing projects across a range of industries.
  • Learn to manage constraints in time, cost, quality; as well as and social, political and environmental challenges.
  • Based on the Project Management Body of Knowledge – the international benchmark and framework in the field.
  • International students can choose this course as part of our combined masters packages, which allow you to complete two master degrees in two years.
  • Accredited by the Project Management Institute

What to expect

This course is designed to provide knowledge and experience in managing projects in professional organisations. It addresses the main concepts and methodologies of project management and provides educational opportunities for advanced study for cognate students from a wide range of industries including engineering and the resources sector. This course will produce project managers capable of managing constraints in time, cost and quality, as well as social, political and environmental challenges. It draws on the Project Management Body of Knowledge which is the international benchmark and framework upon which the practice of project management is based.

Complete two master degrees in two years

Our combined masters packages allow you to complete two masters degrees in just two years. You can choose from:

  • Master of Engineering EN50 and Master of Project Management PM20
  • Master of Engineering Management BN87 and Master of Project Management PM20
  • Master of Engineering Management BN87 and Master of Engineering EN50.

Career outcomes

Career outcomes

You will have the necessary expertise to take on managerial roles in projects of  your chosen profession. Upon graduating, you will have acquired professional experience which will enable you to manage project goals within constraints, and contribute to strategic decision-making through understanding a range of specialty areas relevant to project management.

Professional recognition

The Master of Project Management is a Project Management Institute (PMI) accredited program. The Global Accreditation Centre for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) is the world's leading specialised accrediting body for project management and related degree programs; accrediting programs at the bachelor, postgraduate and doctorate levels offered with accredited institutions of higher education worldwide.

Early exit

Early exit with the PM15 Graduate Certificate of Project Management on completion of the required units.

Research pathways

Graduates may be eligible for discipline relevant doctoral level studies.

Possible careers

  • Project Manager

Requirements

Course code
PM20
CRICOS code
084927B
Campus
  • Gardens Point
Duration
  • 1.5 years full-time
  • 1.5 years full-time
Entry
  • February and July
  • February and July

Academic entry requirements

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher) in engineering or built environment; or

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher) in any discipline with at least 6 months (full-time or equivalent) professional project management work experience; or

Successful completion of QUT's Graduate Certificate in Project Management course.

Minimum academic requirements

Academic entry requirement

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher) in engineering or built environment disciplines; or

A completed recognised bachelor honours degree (or higher) in any discipline with at least six months (full-time or equivalent) professional project management work experience in any discipline.  Students applying on the basis of work experience must submit a detailed CV including position details and employment statements; or

Successful completion of QUT's Graduate Certificate of Project Management course.

 

Minimum English language requirements

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide on meeting QUT’s English language requirements.

Your scores and prior qualifications in English-speaking countries are considered. Approved English-speaking countries are Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, United States of America and Wales.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

We accept English language proficiency scores from the following tests.

English Test Overall Listening Reading Writing Speaking
Cambridge English Advanced (CAE)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. You must provide your Cambridge English Candidate ID and Candidate Secret Number, these are printed on your Cambridge English Confirmation of Entry.
176 169 169 169 169
IELTS Academic
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
6.5 6 6 6 6
Pearson PTE (Academic)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. Please assign your test to QUT in your Pearson profile.
58 50 50 50 50
TOEFL iBT
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
79 16 16 21 18

Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!

We offer English language programs to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.

When you apply for this course, we will recommend which English course you should enrol in.

Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!

If you have not completed an English language test, you can sit the IELTS test at our IELTS test centre

Advanced standing

You can complete your degree in 1 year – see how
Are you an experienced Project Management Professional?  Your work experience and professional certification can be considered  for reducing your course duration. For more information contact: sef.enquiry@qut.edu.au

If you have successfully completed the QUT Project Management Open CPE Modules (including assessment) you are eligible for advanced standing (course credit) upon gaining entry into the Master of Project Management.

If you have completed QUT's Graduate Certificate of Project Management you will receive 48 credit points of advanced standing (course credit) upon entry, reducing the course duration to one year.

Fees

Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually, and they may be subject to increases.

2019

2019: $22,100 per year full-time (96 credit points)

2019

2019: $33,200 per year full-time (96 credit points)

Student services and amenities fees

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