• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
This Project Management program at University of Winnipeg  equips graduates with the essential skills of project management and is aligned with the knowledge requirements of the Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® industry-recognized certifications.

About

Master the analytical framework and essential project management tools for budgeting, procuring, scoping, modeling, measuring, and reporting. 

Objectives

The Project Management program at University of Winnipeg prepares students to write the Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate Project Management (CAPM) designation examinations.

Outcomes

  • Create and execute project work plans, define project scope and deliverables, determine project resources and staffing requirements, set project milestones, develop budget proposals, and successfully close a variety of projects.
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the procurement life cycle including contract (tort) laws, potential legal issues, the step-by-step methodology for developing and managing procurement specifications, documents and contracts, and best practices for the vendor selection process.
  • Create a project management communication plan that builds effective stakeholder and project team communication, and gain familiarity with a variety of project reporting tools and communication templates for communication purposes throughout the project life cycle.
  • Manage change in project scope, create comprehensive risk profiles, and identify and develop mitigation and avoidance strategies that protect against a variety of liabilities and damage to organizational business interests.
  • Foster a dynamic team environment built on collaborative relationships, clearly define group roles and responsibilities of the project team, and constructively and proactively manage conflict in order to avoid potential harm to the project and/or project team.
  • Utilize project management technologies and analytics to streamline and ease process.
  • Will help prepare students to write the Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate Project Management (CAPM) designation examinations.

Career Opportunities

  • Project Manager
  • Events Coordinator
  • Events Manager
  • Cost Analyst
  • Procurement Coordinator
  • Business Analyst
  • Project Coordinator
  • Support Officer
  • Risk Analyst

Accreditation

Upon completion of this program students will earn two valuable educational credentials: Project Management Diploma and Management Certificate.

Students graduating from the Management Certificate may apply for the Certified in Management designation (CIM).

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Agile Project Management 
  •  Business Analysis Fundamentals
  • Business Fundamentals
  • Case Analysis for Project Managers 
  • Cultural Dimensions & Environmental Influences 
  • Effective Oral Communication
  •  Effective Project Communication & Stakeholder Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: KEY APPLICATION DEADLINES
    • May 15 (August Programs) 
    • September 15 (January Programs) 
    • January 15 (May Programs)
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    86

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • International students are required to hold a minimum of an undergraduate degree
  • The Cumulative GPA, or Final Percentage, on these transcripts will be assessed for eligibility.
  • In cases where the number of applicants exceeds the available spaces, applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: amount of, and type of work experience; academic grades; and proficiency in English.

Work Experience

Project Management Diploma applicants must have a minimum of one year of professional work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19212 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19215 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12600 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12600 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Winnipeg

  • 1056 - 1650 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Students attending programs at PACE are eligible for many funding possibilities such as bursaries, scholarships, government student aid, lines of credit, and sponsorship.

Financial Aid is administered by the Awards and Financial Aid Office, which supports the access and excellence mandate of The University of Winnipeg through a comprehensive program of scholarships, awards, prizes and bursaries.

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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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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