The Master of Construction Management course aims to prepare graduates for future roles in managing people, equipment, materials, technological processes and funds in construction, building and maintenance of buildings, and assets in the civil infrastructure. It aims to facilitate the study of advanced management and engineering techniques in the fields of construction, building and maintenance.
1.5 years full-time or equivalent part time
The indicative course fees shown here applies to students studying on-campus in Malaysia for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student’s study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.
– Course structure and duration, units of study and career opportunities.
The duration of study is 1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time. Students will undergo three long semesters of 12 weeks and two short semesters of 6 weeks. Each unit of study has a minimum 5 hours of class contact time per week or equivalent. Classes are normally held on weeknights or on weekends.
To be eligible for the award of Master of Construction Management, students must complete 12 units of study* (150 credit points) consisting of:
units of study may change.
At the completion of the Master of Construction Management course, graduates will have an opportunity to gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of construction and infrastructure management principles, procurement and cost analysis. Graduates can pursue careers as construction managers, project engineers/ managers, civil engineers and asset management engineers in a range of industries including consulting engineering, construction, research organisations, private sector, local and other government authorities.
– Entry requirements and English language requirements.
Applicants should have a recognised bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, building, architecture, quantity surveying, construction management, real estate and other cognate engineering/technology disciplines, or other equivalent qualification.
English Language proficiency consistent with Swinburne policies for admission of local and international students to postgraduate courses as outlined below: