Project Management (Advanced)

Swinburne University of Technology

24 months
36480 AUD/year
28480 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Project Management (Advanced) from the Swinburne University of Technology  is designed to provide students with expertise in project management across a range of industries.


Course description

The Master of Project Management (Advanced) from the Swinburne University of Technology takes an entrepreneurial perspective to provide a unique focus on managing complex, high risk and innovative projects. 

This postgraduate program provides a unique opportunity for students to gain specialised entrepreneurship and innovation knowledge through research. In the research component, students have the opportunity to apply and extend the knowledge gained throughout their studies by understanding and applying the research process. This option is intended for students who want to focus on a particular area of their career or consultancy, or as preparation for their PhD.

Aims and objectives

  • Upon successfully completing the Master of Project Management (Advanced), graduates will be able to:
  • demonstrate coherent and advanced knowledge of key project management principles, standards and practice.
  • critically evaluate project management theories, methodologies and frameworks in a range of business, management, entrepreneurial and industry contexts
  • critically analyse problems from interdisciplinary perspectives and multiple points of view to establish innovative solutions
  • communicate in a proficient and professional manner and operate as an effective leader or member of a team
  • critically evaluate, justify and articulate appropriate responses to ethical issues and dilemmas in project management environments.
  • apply critical thinking to promote new and innovative approaches to project management in various
  • business and entrepreneurial contexts
  • develop a critical understanding of the fundamental principles and methods of applied research in
  • project management practice
  • apply knowledge of research principles and methods to plan and execute a piece of independent
  • research in project management practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology 
  • Enterprise Project 
  • Corporate Financial Management 
  • Project Management for Business Development 
  • Strategic Project Management 
  • Leading Complex Projects 
  • Contemporary Issues in Business Analysis 
  • Technology Essentials for Managers 
  • Project Governance and Resource Management  
  • The Risk Management Spectrum 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




200 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 092699J

  • a recognised bachelor degree in any discipline OR
  • a Graduate Certificate of Project Management  OR
  • a Masters Qualifying Program which is available to International applicants

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36480 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    28480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28480 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Project Management (Advanced)
Swinburne University of Technology