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Management (Project Management), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #400 (QS) , | Online
Advance your career in management with the Master of Management (Project Management) offered at La Trobe University.


Management (Project Management) offered at La Trobe University  gives you the knowledge you need to be an innovative, responsible and engaged project manager.

 No matter your academic or work background, you'll learn project management principles that can be applied in a range of professional and academic contexts. Our multidisciplinary cohort encourages innovation and a free exchange of ideas.

You'll learn:

  • Project planning
  • Learn to create project management plans so you can deliver the results in an organised, effective and timely manner.
  • Scoping
  • Understand how to define the start, finish, size and objectives of a project to make the best possible use of time and resources.
  • Resourcing
  • Gain skills in allocating, scheduling and sourcing the necessary materials and skill sets to produce the best possible outcome for the project.
  • Quality control
  • Monitor progress and quality to ensure the project is delivered to the agreed standards.

Project managers can find work in a variety of different industries.


Depending on your background, you might find employment as an:

  • IT project manager
  • Lead teams to deliver software solutions on time and in budget.
  • Oversee quality and manage stakeholders, budgets, timelines and resources.
  • Marketing project manager
  • Implement marketing tools and campaigns.
  • Provide insight and guidance in support of sales.
  • Manage stakeholders, ensure branding is consistent, develop media plans and product strategies.
  • Engineering project manager
  • Maintain and improve safety.
  • Contribute to gains in efficiency and quality.
  • Manage stakeholders and report to higher management.
  • Identify, forecast and mitigate risks to the project.
  • Supply chain project manager
  • Define the scope and requirements of the project.
  • Create strategies to increase efficiency.
  • Manage stakeholders and liaise with upper management.
  • Manage multiple workflows across complex areas.


Graduates of the Master of Management (Project Management) may apply for membership with the Project Management Institute (PMI). Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Sustainable Management and Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management in a Global Economy
  • Statistics for Business and Finance
  • Project Leadership
  • Management Practice and Theory
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Principles of Economics
  • Strategic Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
       16 months fast-track (Sydney Campus only)
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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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    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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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:


    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. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

CRICOS code: 085006B

An Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without an undergraduate degree but with five or more years of relevant work experience. In making an offered to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36600 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28800 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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