Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

Master of Construction Management

N/526/7/0114 – MQA/SWA11488

Master of Construction Management facilitates the study of advanced project management and engineering techniques for the construction industry. The program prepares you to be in control of construction project management specifically in resources planning and risk assessment.


  • March
  • September


  • 1.5 years


  • Malaysian students: RM40,020 total
  • International students: M49,020 total

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 details

– Course structure and duration, units of study and career opportunities.

Course structure and duration

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. Classes are normally held on weeknights and/or weekends.

Career opportunities

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.

How to enter this course

– Entry requirements and English language requirements.

Entry 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 requirements

English Language proficiency consistent with Swinburne policies for admission of local and international students to postgraduate courses as outlined below:

  • Obtain a minimum of IELTS overall band of 6.5 with no individual band below 6.0, or TOEFL (paper-based) minimum score of 5500 (with Test of Written English score of 5), or TOEFL (internet-based) minimum score of 79 with no individual band below 18
  • Successfully complete a first degree with English as the medium of instruction

How to apply

Apply for this course by following the step-by-step process from the links below.