Duration

1.5 Years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2016

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

24

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Project Management.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in same discipline with a GPA of at least 4.50 on 7 point scale & 2 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR Bachelor degree with GPA 4.50 on 7 point scale & 5 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR GCPM from UQ or equivalent with a GPA 4.50 on a 7 point scale.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2016:

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 26380

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 2 - June 30 of the year of commencement.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

UQ Business School

Email: postgrad_enquiries@business.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3346 8100

Web:

Duration

1.5 Years full-time

Commencing 2016

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

24

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Project Management.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in same discipline with a GPA of at least 4.50 on 7 point scale & 2 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR Bachelor degree with GPA 4.50 on 7 point scale & 5 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR GCPM from UQ or equivalent with a GPA 4.50 on a 7 point scale.

CRICOS Code: 040499C

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 34611

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Online Enquiries: www.uq.edu.au/international/enquiry

Web:

Why study the Master of Project Management?

Project management skills can be applied across many industry sectors. The Master of Project Management is aimed at professionals who want to develop their skills in this area and gain a high-level qualification.

You will learn how to organise and manage resources in such a way as to deliver the work required within the defined scope, time, cost and quality constraints and within acceptable levels of risk. You will understand the principles and applications of project management in asset and operations mode.

The program is based on the nine core knowledge areas of the international institutes of project management. In addition you can choose courses from a specialist area including Engineering or Property Studies or a combination of elective courses.

Students also have the option to undertake an industry mentored research project.

What you can study

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Project Management.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in same discipline with a GPA of at least 4.50 on 7 point scale & 2 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR Bachelor degree with GPA 4.50 on 7 point scale & 5 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR GCPM from UQ or equivalent with a GPA 4.50 on a 7 point scale.

Additional application information

The majority of courses are offered late afternoon/early evening, with some courses offered in intensive mode.

The following supporting documentation is required for all applications. Please ensure that you have included ALL required documentation when you submit your application.

  • Official transcripts of previous studies.
  • Evidence of work experience in the form of a CV. Please ensure that your CV includes your full work history, and outlines the major activities you undertake on a daily basis (if you are applying obo work experience).
  • Evidence of residency status.
  • Permanent residents will be required to sit an IELTS test if their prior studies were taught in an institution where English was not the language of instruction.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 2 - June 30 of the year of commencement.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in same discipline with a GPA of at least 4.50 on 7 point scale & 2 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR Bachelor degree with GPA 4.50 on 7 point scale & 5 years full-time work experience in same discipline approved by Exec Dean; OR GCPM from UQ or equivalent with a GPA 4.50 on a 7 point scale.

Additional application requirements

The following supporting documentation is required for all applications. Please ensure that you have included ALL required documentation when you submit your application.

  • Official transcripts of previous studies.
  • Evidence of work experience in the form of a CV. Please ensure that your CV includes your full work history, and outlines the major activities you undertake on a daily basis (if you are applying obo work experience).
  • Evidence of residency status.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 040499C

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Please check your country's category with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2016:

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 26380

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Students' actual annual fees may vary in accordance with their choices of majors and electives and whether they study in Summer Semester. The University reviews fees annually.

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 34611

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007 the indexation rate has remained at or less than 4%.

To calculate the fees for any program, you will first need to choose the courses you wish to complete. To see all courses available please refer to the course list.

Fees calculator

Select the Fees Calculator to guide you through a series of options allowing you to select details of courses you are interested in studying to estimate your fees for a semester.

Fee rules

View the 2016 Fee Rules.

What you can do with a Master of Project Management

Careers

Graduates of this program will have obtained a qualification which can enhance their employment prospects in the field of project management.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following professional bodies:

  • Australian Institute of Project Management

Accreditation body

  • Australian Institute Of Project Management

While this degree may be accredited by an official industry accreditation body in Australia, completion of the degree may not result in graduates receiving automatic accreditation. Please contact the relevant registration body for details of any conditions for accreditation.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Master of Project Management

To complete the Master of Project Management, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain #24 from the MPM list comprising -

  • #14 from part A; and
  • the remaining #10 from Part B or from Part C in one chosen field

Refer to the MPM Rules for further information.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Project Management.

Program Rules for the Master of Project Management

Early exit points

Based upon course selection, students may be able to exit this award with the: