Project Management IDP, Postgraduate Diploma

Project Management IDP, Postgraduate Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 4 months
    Duration
Join the Project Management certificate at University of California, Berkeley and gain the skills to keep complex projects on task, on time and on budget. As you learn to develop and lead projects in a cross-cultural environment, you also develop proven techniques for successful teamwork. The programme is part of the International Diploma Programs of UC Berkeley Extension.

About

Course topics align with guidelines from the Project Management Institute, and skills gained from this certificate can be applied to leadership positions in diverse fields such as manufacturing, research, software and product development, engineering, construction, health care, biotechnology and more.

This the Project Management certificate at University of California, Berkeley is suitable if you have minimal business experience and little to no experience in project management. However, advanced topics align with guidelines from the Project Management Institute, offering knowledge appropriate for an intermediate to advanced project management student.

Whether you're thinking about starting your own business, looking to move up in your company, or want to build your knowledge of global business and economic issues, you become more competitive in the global marketplace with an IDP certificate.

Learn from instructors who are experts in their fields, bringing the coursework to life through real-world examples. These flexible program formats allow you to customize your learning to fit your priorities and achieve your career goals. 

The programme is part of the International Diploma Programs of UC Berkeley Extension.

Programme Structure

Required Courses

  • Project Management
  • Project Leadership and Building High-Performing Teams
  • Project Schedule and Risk Management
  • Project Cost and Procurement Management
  • Project Scope and Quality Management
  • Business Negotiating
  • Project Execution and Control (capstone course)

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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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  • 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 (Grade B2):

    176

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

  • Prerequisite: Three years of an undergraduate degree completed; no work experience is necessary.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    13600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13600 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 months.
  • National Applies to you

    13600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13600 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 months.
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Living costs for Berkeley

  • 1750 - 2820 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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