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Capability Management

University of New South Wales

12 months
39120 AUD/year
32400 AUD/year
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The Capability Management program from University of New South Wales gives students a high level of understanding of the issues associated with the development and management of capability and capability systems. 


It focuses on the technical and management factors that influence the design, performance, employability, logistic support and technical integrity of materiel systems to achieve capability requirements. This degree was originally designed to meet the needs of the Defence Capability Technology Management College (CTMC). A broader version of the program is available for the general public, with electives from systems engineering and management programs

Why choose this degree?

This Capability Management program from University of New South Wales is targeted towards those interested in a capability management or defence acquisition role. It is unique in Australia due to its focus on capability management, but access to many electives allows students to tailor their degree to their needs.

Who should choose this degree?

It is designed for postgraduate scholars and professional managers who want a more detailed understanding of the managerial and technical skills and expertise relevant to planning and acquisition of complex technology and systems.

Career opportunities

  • Capability Manager in a defence program
  • Program Manager for defence industry program
  • Defence Acquisition consultant
  • Systems Engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systems Engineering Practice
  • Requirements Practice
  • Logistics Management
  • Engineering Logistics (Capability and Technology Management College)
  • The Business of Managing Projects
  • Project Management - Capability and Technology Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


48 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code: 00098G

  • For any advanced standing granted on entry into the Masters program, a maximum of 12 UOC advanced standing can be applied to the Graduate Certificate. It is still a requirement that the student complete at least one core course at UNSW.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39120 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39120 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32400 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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