12 months
40600 AUD/year
35400 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Construction Management Practice at Swinburne University of Technology provides a structured study of advanced management theories, techniques and practices in the planning and management of building and infrastructure projects.

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The Master of Construction Management Practice at Swinburne University of Technology  aims to prepare students for roles managing people, equipment, materials, built environment and assets, as well as roles overseeing technological processes and with managerial aspects related to the design, construction and maintenance of buildings and civil infrastructure. 

Students gain significant knowledge and skills in procurement and project delivery, resource planning and management, project costing, health and safety, and risk management. They also learn about the environmental, financial, legal and contractual considerations associated with project-based industries.

Career opportunities

The Master of Construction Management Practice postgraduate course aims to prepare graduates for future professional roles in managing people, equipment, materials, technological processes, projects and funds in the construction projects and construction industry organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Construction Law and Contract Management 
  • Procurement, Tendering and Contracts 
  • Advanced Scheduling and Visualisation-Based Integrated Project Controls 
  • Estimating and Project Costing 
  • Resource Planning and Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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100 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 107394K

Applicants are required to have one of the following:
  • a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree (minimum 4 years of fulltime study) in any of following disciplines: Engineering (Civil or Construction), Building, Architecture, Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, Other related engineering/ technology disciplines assessed to be appropriate
  • Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Construction Management
  • a qualification deemed to be equivalent to any of the above.

Satisfactory completion of one of the following:

  • IELTS overall band of 6.5 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0
  • Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
  • Or equivalent measures available at English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40600 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    35400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35400 AUD per year during 12 months.


  • Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $8,021
  • Full fee: $35,400

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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