Course Information

Master of Science (Project Management)

Faculty of Business
Overview

Campus: Wollongong, Sydney

Duration: 1.5 years full-time, or part-time equivalent

Delivery: On Campus

Study Area: Project Management

CRICOS: 042635F
Course Code: 1432

The Master of Science (Project Management) is a well-rounded and balanced Master’s Program providing students not only with highly specialised Project Management content but equips students with the knowledge, theory and principles relevant to the modern project manager. This degree is for project management professionals interested in learning how efficient management can provide organisations with improved ability to plan, implement and control their business activities. The Project Management specialisation provides comprehensive project management skills and capabilities on the full project lifecycle; from project initiation, planning, execution to project closing, and teaches strategies for dealing with a broad range of issues encountered within business organisations.

If you have already completed an undergraduate in Project Management, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or related area, you may receive credit for recognition of prior learning for this course.

Students who are interested in studying a two-year option should consider the Master of Science (Logistics / Project Management)
If you do not meet the direct entry requirements for this course may consider the Graduate Certificate in Business as a pathway option.

Why study this course?

Our courses are: continually developed, informed by research, structured on applied outcomes, recognised by industry, delivered by highly qualified academics and supported through additional specialised student learning and development resources.

We offer three intakes per year, where you can study from our Wollongong or Sydney CBD campus.

Our dedicated student support services are built around individual students’ needs. Our student advisors, academic staff and careers consultant are available each week for consultation. Study skills workshops are also run weekly to ensure your success. We provide a number of social and semi-formal events that give you the opportunity to network with your peers, members of the local business community and alumni.

International Students can choose to take up the option of selecting the elective subject, Global Workplace Practice, which includes practical job seeking activities and access to the Australian workforce either through an internship, industry-based project or part-time employment.

Professional Accreditation

This course enables graduates to meet the educational and membership requirements of relevant professional associations. For more information, visit Professional Accreditation and Recognition.

My University

Sydney Business School is the graduate school of the Faculty of Business at University of Wollongong. Our courses are delivered from campuses located in the Sydney CBD at Circular Quay in Sydney and Wollongong. They are designed for individuals seeking to expand their expertise, build their professional excellence or enhance their leadership capabilities.

Our postgraduate programs are: informed by research, structured on applied outcomes, recognised by industry, delivered by highly qualified and industry-experienced academics and supported through additional specialised student learning and development resources.

Find out more about the Sydney Business School.

Australian Residents

Academic Entry Requirements

A recognised Bachelor degree with a major related to Engineering, Maths, IT, Business or a related area.

Applicants with other relevant tertiary qualifications and/ or substantial relevant professional of managerial experience will also be considered for entry.

Credit Transfer

Applicants may be eligible for advanced standing on successful completion of:


  • a recognised Bachelors degree with a major in Project Management, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or a related area - 24 credit points (4 core subjects); 

  • a Master of International Business - 30 credit points - (5 subjects);

  • Master of Business (any major) - up to 36 credit points (6 subjects) dependent upon subject selection.

Fees

2016 Domestic Fees / Commonwealth Supported Place
Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,648
Full Course Fee: $38,592

The above tuition fee is the amount payable for a full fee-paying place. Some Commonwealth Supported places may be awarded on an equity basis. Contact UOW Future Students, or telephone 1300 367 869 for an application form.

The fee per trimester is based on a study load equivalent to 18 credit points, ie three subjects.

For information regarding fees and assistance, including Commonwealth contribution amounts, please refer to the UOW Current Students website.

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

Sydney
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,648
Full Course Fee: $38,592

The above tuition fee is the amount payable for a full fee-paying place. Some Commonwealth Supported places may be awarded on an equity basis. Contact UOW Future Students, or telephone 1300 367 869 for an application form.

The fee per trimester is based on a study load equivalent to 18 credit points, ie three subjects.

For information regarding fees and assistance, including Commonwealth contribution amounts, please refer to the UOW Current Students website.

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

2017 Domestic Fees / Commonwealth Supported Place
Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,648
Full Course Fee: $38,592

Sydney
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,648
Full Course Fee: $38,592

International Students

Academic Requirements

A recognised Bachelor degree with a major related to Engineering, Maths, IT, Business or a related area.

Applicants with other relevant tertiary qualifications and/ or substantial relevant professional of managerial experience will also be considered for entry.

English Requirements

The following level of English is required to gain admission to this program:

English Test

Overall Score

Reading

Writing

Listening

Speaking

IELTS Academic

6.5

6.0

6.0

6.0

6.0

TOEFL (Internet-based)

88

18

18

18

18

UOW College: English for Tertiary Studies: Credit (weighted average mark of 65 overall and minimum 50 in Academic Reading and Writing)

Other qualifications may also be considered. Full details can be found on our English Language Requirements website.

Credit Transfer

Applicants may be eligible for advanced standing on successful completion of:


  • a recognised Bachelors degree with a major in Project Management, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or a related area - 24 credit points (4 core subjects); 

  • a Master of International Business - 30 credit points - (5 subjects);

  • Master of Business (any major) - up to 36 credit points (6 subjects) dependent upon subject selection.

Fees

2016 Information
Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,954
Full Course Fee: $39,816

The fee per trimester is based on a study load of 18 credit points, ie 3 subjects.

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

Overseas Health Cover:
Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) must be purchased for the proposed duration of the student visa. For information regarding the OSHC fees applicable, please refer to the international fees website.

Sydney
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,954
Full Course Fee: $39,816

The fee per trimester is based on a study load of 18 credit points, ie 3 subjects.

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

Overseas Health Cover:
Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) must be purchased for the proposed duration of the student visa. For information regarding the OSHC fees applicable, please refer to the international fees website.

2017 Information
Wollongong
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,954
Full Course Fee: $39,816

Sydney
On Campus

Session Fee: $9,954
Full Course Fee: $39,816

Key Dates

2016 Trimester 2

Wollongong, Sydney

Session Commences
16 May 2016

Applications Close
Key dates are:

  • Domestic Applicants: Two weeks prior to course commencement. (Late applications may be considered if places are available.) Provided a complete application, including all required supporting documentation has been submitted, on-time applicants will be advised of their application outcome within one week of receipt.

  • International Applicants: One week prior to course commencement date.

Session Details
Orientation: 11 & 12 May (Wollongong); 12 & 13 May (Sydney)
Session: 16 May - 5 August 2016

2016 Trimester 3

Wollongong, Sydney

Session Commences
22 August 2016

Applications Close
Key dates are:

  • Domestic Applicants: Two weeks prior to course commencement. (Late applications may be considered if places are available.) Provided a complete application, including all required supporting documentation has been submitted, on-time applicants will be advised of their application outcome within one week of receipt.

  • International Applicants: One week prior to course commencement date.

Session Details
Orientation: 18 & 19 August (Wollongong); 17 & 18 August (Sydney)
Session: 22 August - 17 November 2016

2017 Trimester 1

Wollongong, Sydney

Session Commences
6 February 2017

Applications Close
Key dates are:

  • Domestic Applicants: Two weeks prior to course commencement. (Late applications may be considered if places are available.) Provided a complete application, including all required supporting documentation has been submitted, on-time applicants will be advised of their application outcome within one week of receipt.

  • International Applicants: One week prior to course commencement date.

Session Details
Orientation: 1 February (Sydney); 2 February (Wollongong)
Session: 6 February - 28 April 2017

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