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Master of Project Management

A single two year graduate degree offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics

MPM
  • Length 2 year full-time
  • Minimum 96 Units
First year student? There’s more information about enrolling in your degree.
  • Field of Education
    • Project Management
  • Length 2 year full-time
  • Minimum 96 Units
First year student? There’s more information about enrolling in your degree.
  • Field of Education
    • Project Management

The Master of Project Management (MPM) program equips graduates and professionals from any discipline to become evidence-based decision makers, innovative problem solvers, responsible social citizens, and future leaders. The MPM program provides specialised knowledge and skills in the area of project management, and can be tailored to include a second specialisation.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

1. Evaluate and synthesize evidence to inform decision making

2. Create opportunities and novel solutions to organisational challenges

3. Work effectively with others to resolve challenges

4. Adapt to complex and uncertain situations

5. Engage, inform and influence stakeholders

6. Incorporate the influence of a changing global environment

7. Model ethical behaviour and make principled decisions

8. Apply specialised knowledge and skills in the area of project management

Further Information

Applicants applying for admission using a minimum GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) score of 550 or higher plus at least 3 years full time work experience should provide this completed CV template and two referee reports/letters as one PDF and upload it with your application.

Contact the Research School of Management at enquiries.rsm@anu.edu.au if you have any queries regarding the application requirements.

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a credit average (GPA 5.0/7.0)

Or An ANU Graduate Certificate in management with a credit average (GPA 5.0/7.0).

Applicants without a completed Bachelor's degree or ANU Graduate Certificate of Management (with a GPA of 5.0 out of 7.0) can be considered for admission using a minimum GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) score of 550 or higher plus at least 3 years full time work experience.
 
All applicants must meet the University's English Language Admission Requirements for Students

Annual indicative fee for domestic students
$33,888.00

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$45,168.00

Scholarships

ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

Program Requirements

The Master of Project Management requires the completion of 96 units, which must consist of:

 

24 units from completion of the Management Core specialisation

24 units from completion of the Project Management specialisation

24 units from completion of the Project Management Essentials specialisation

Either:

24 units from completion of one of the following specialisations:

Business Information Systems
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Leadership 
Marketing
International Business

Or:

24 units from completion of 6000-, 7000- and 8000-level courses offered by ANU

Specialisations

Study Options

Year 1 48 units MGMT7250 Evidence-Based Management 6 units MGMT7020 Technology and Project Management 6 units BUSI7280 Managing in a Global Context 6 units MKTG7260 Marketing and Stakeholder Communications 6 units
BUSN8181 Financial Reporting and Analysis 6 units MGMT8270 Leading People and Change 6 units Elective Elective
Year 2 48 units MGMT7170 Tools and Techniques for Business Project Management 6 units MGMT7024 Project Monitoring and Control 6 units MGMT8062 Managing Major Projects 6 units ENGN8100 Introduction to Systems Engineering 6 units
MGMT8005 Project Risk and Issues Management 6 units MGMT7169 A Management Framework For Business Projects 6 units Elective Elective

Enrolment Status

It is possible to enrol in less than 24 units per semester but it will take you longer to finish your program and get your degree. If you are an international student you must always be enrolled full-time in 24 units each semester.

You are encouraged to enrol in courses for both First Semester and Second Semester.  You will be able to change your enrolment in courses up until Monday of week 2 of each semester without penalty.

Study Options

Master of Project Management

Do you want to talk to someone before enrolling?

Contact info.cbe@anu.edu.au

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