Project Management

University of Southern Queensland

Master On Campus Online
18 months
29840 AUD/year
24720 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Project Management program at University of Southern Queensland enables graduates to apply an advanced body of knowledge in project management in a range of contexts for scholarship, a pathway for further learning, or professional practice to manage small, medium and large-sized projects as a senior team leader, a project manager or project director.


Upon completion of the Master of Project Management, graduates will be able to:

  • demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and to reflect critically on theory, professional practice and scholarship in project management
  • investigate, analyse, synthesise and apply complex information, problems, concepts and theories to a project management body of knowledge or practice
  • demonstrate technical, communication and research skills to interpret and justify theoretical propositions, methodologies, conclusions and professional decisions to specialist and non-specialist audiences
  • demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills with creativity and initiative to new situations in professional practice and/or for further learning, with high level personal autonomy and accountability
  • plan and execute a substantial research-based project, capstone experience and/or piece of scholarship.

Career outcomes

The Master of Project Management program at University of Southern Queensland will enhance your career opportunities as a project management professional within industries including business, health, construction, engineering, defence, events management, science, marketing, human resources management, government, and education.

Programme Structure

    Courses include:
  • Project-Based Management
  • Project Processes and Systems
  • Project Team Leadership
  • Project Delivery
  • Project-based Change Management
  • Project Risk Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




12 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

    CRICOS: 085606M

  • Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in the area of project management and a minimum of two years’ professional work experience in business, or equivalent.
  • English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 3.

    For candidates who meet the program work experience requirements but do not hold a Bachelor degree or equivalent (AQF level 7) in a business-related discipline, USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Business provides an articulation pathway into the Master of Project Management.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29840 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29840 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    24720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24720 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.

External/Online internationals: AUD 27040


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Project Management
University of Southern Queensland


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