Qualification Level



2 years full time or equivalent part time

Start Date

Mar, Jul, Nov



Learn how to manage people and projects

The Master of Project Management provides students with expertise in project management across a range of industries. You gain the knowledge, skills and conceptual understanding necessary to apply project management principles to project work. Additionally you will learn to address resource management, risk management, business analysis and strategy.

This degree teaches you how to manage project teams, how to work in human resource management and change management and helps you understand budgets and organisational behaviour. You will also develop problem-solving skills and learn how to establish and communicate innovative solutions to a range of audiences.

You will learn how to create and communicate professional project plans dealing with complex business problems, support organisational change and respond to ethical issues.

Career opportunities

Project Manager

Plan, budget, oversee and document all aspects of the specific project you are working on. 

New Product Development Manager

Develop new products by conducting market research, generating product requirements, determining specifications, production timetables, pricing and time-integrated plans for product introduction.

Process and Integration Manager

Help companies integrate and develop new processes in order to streamline business functions and increase efficiency. 

Systems Implementation Manager

Manage a team of implementation specialists responsivble for the implementation of technical systems, software and hardware. 

Learning at Swinburne Online

A globally recognised qualification

The Swinburne Online Master in Project Management is an accredited qualification from a university ranked among the top 2% in the world. You will graduate with the same degree as on-campus students, which will open doors to leadership opportunities both here and overseas, from start-ups to renowned global companies.

A community of professionals

At Swinburne Online, you will form part of an online community of students from all industry sectors. Like you, each person brings a unique perspective to discussions and classes.It is a great opportunity to learn from each other, gain insights into areas of business you may not be familiar with, and form a valuable industry network. The connections you make could lead to your next career, or your next business venture.

A unique learning experience

We know that many of our students are already working, so we’ve created a degree that can fit around your professional life. The flexibility of online study means you don’t have to put your career on hold to progress in your field. You’ll learn using real world scenarios and develop practical skills and techniques you can apply straight away.

Support and assistance

Throughout your Master of Project Management degree, you are bound to have questions. That’s why we have a dedicated team of tutors and support staff on-call to help you, seven days a week. So whether you need help with writing a report or just have a technical issue, you can speak to a real person right away.

Entry criteria

To gain entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry criteria:

  • Have completed a bachelor degree in business

  • or

    Completion or partial completion of any approved tertiary qualification (including VET)

  • or

    Five years relevant work experience