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Become a successful project manager or leader in any industry

Gain the skills needed for hands-on management and delivery of interdependent projects across a wide range of industries. Oversee the launch of new products, services and infrastructure, implement new systems and processes.

Master of Project Management

This specialised program will provide the skills you require to become a successful project officer, manager or director.

The course is designed to complement your professional commitments and can be undertaken via a combination of flexible study options including block mode, evening classes and online delivery.

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A Master of Project Management will equip you with the methodologies and analytical techniques required for the design and implementation of projects, before progressing to advanced concepts of governance, strategic delivery, the dynamics of risk and resilience, and program management.

You will develop further specialised technical knowledge in one of four specialisations:

  • Global
  • Organisational Project Management
  • Risk and Control
  • Strategic Change Implementation

You will also have the opportunity to undertake an international study tour, working with students from other leading international universities.

Your prior qualifications or in some cases, work experience, may enable you to reduce the number of credit points required to complete your degree.

To see how it works, read about credit for previous study for your Master of Project Management.

At the master’s level, this degree will take 1.5 years full time to complete (72 credit points). This program can also be taken as a:

Master of Project and Program Management

The Master of Project and Program Management is ideal for experienced project managers with a minimum one years’ work experience who want to develop their strategic thinking capability and gain the organisation skills required to manage larger projects and program portfolios.

You will work closely with a range of industry partners who share their knowledge and experience in all aspects of the course from workshops to assessments. You'll also learn from others who are facing and solving complex project and program challenges.

The course is designed to complement your professional commitments and can be undertaken via a combination of flexible study options including block mode, evening classes and online delivery.

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At the master’s level, this degree will take one year full time to complete (48 credit points). This program can also be taken as a:

  • Graduate Certificate in Project and Program Management (6 months and 24 credit points)

For those with 5 years of work experience in a middle or senior management role, you may wish to consider our:

Master of Project Leadership

Our Master of Project Leadership is an innovative and challenging program that will develop your strategic thinking capability and take you beyond conventional concepts of leadership, management, governance, risk, resilience and sustainability.

It is tailored for experienced senior project managers, program directors and chief project officers, with at least 5 years of work experience in a middle or senior management role, who want to understand the foundations of success for large and complex projects.

You’ll focus on the importance of interpersonal skills for effective leadership and learn how to apply the principles of emotional intelligence to influence and achieve successful project outcomes.

It is designed to complement your professional commitments and can be undertaken via a combination of flexible study options including block mode, evening classes and online delivery.

Information

Your prior qualifications or in some cases, work experience, may enable you to reduce the number of credit points required to complete your degree.

To see how it works, read about credit for previous study for your Master of Project and Program Management.

At the master’s level, this degree will take one year full time to complete (48 credit points). The program can also be taken at the level of:

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Swati Vedi
Swati Vedi, Master of Project Management
“I was attracted to study project management because of the rapid growth of projects in the banking and financial sector. The skills I have developed through the degree are in high demand and have opened doors to different areas of business development that would not have been available to me otherwise.”
Master of Project Management