Master of Engineering Project Management

Build in-depth knowledge and skills to plan and execute major projects across the construction, infrastructure, development and energy sectors.
Ballarat - Mt Helen
Location
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
Ballarat - Mt Helen
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
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Length
2 years
(240 credit points = 2.0 EFTSL)
Entry requirements

The Master’s course covers the key knowledge and skills required for engineering project and resource planning and execution. This includes contracts and costing, business analysis and decision making, the global management environment, human and financial resources, risk, and research methodology. You will also undertake an independent piece of research in the last year of your course.

The unique course structure will ensure you are well prepared to make your mark, not only in Australia, but worldwide, where efficient and competent planning and execution of large projects, particularly in infrastructure, is essential in ensuring the success of key global industries.

  • Engineering project manager
  • Project engineer
  • Project manager
  • Contracting manager
  • Team leader

Sample structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen course. Please contact Federation University for further information on available options.

Please note this is a sample structure only and is not to be used for enrolment purposes. To enrol, please refer to the information provided to you by Federation University for your individual program structure or view our enrolment information page.

To view current subject information and cost, click on the individual subject name below, or click here to view current subject information and cost for ALL subjects.

Year 1

Semester 1

ENGINEERING PROJECT MANAGEMENT THEORY
ENGIN5205, 15 credit points
ENGINEERING CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT
ENGIN5206, 15 credit points
DATA ANALYTICS AND DECISION MAKING
ENGIN5207, 15 credit points
TEROTECHNOLOGY AND LIFE CYCLE COSTS
MREGC5001, 15 credit points

Semester 2

MANAGING PEOPLE
BUHRM5913, 15 credit points
RESEARCH AND QUANTITATIVE METHODS
ENGIN5001, 15 credit points
SUSTAINABLE ENGINEERING PRACTICE
ENGIN5208, 15 credit points
RISK ENGINEERING
MREGC5007, 15 credit points

Year 2

Semester 1

ADVANCED ENGINEERING PROJECT 1
ENGIN5002, 30 credit points
ENGINEERING PROJECT RESOURCE PLANNING
ENGIN5209, 15 credit points

Semester 2

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
BUACC5936, 15 credit points
ADVANCED ENGINEERING PROJECT 2
ENGIN5003, 30 credit points
ENGINEERING PROJECT EXECUTION
ENGIN5210, 15 credit points
16 - 20 hours per week

Entry requirements (year 12)

Entry requirements (non year 12)

Candidates must possess at least a AQF 7 non-honours Bachelor of Engineering Science, Bachelor of Engineering Technology or Bachelor of Engineering degree to be eligible to enrol in the Master of Engineering Project Management. Places will be allocated based on academic performance in the applicant’s undergraduate program. 

Extra Requirements

Applicants must provide evidence of successful completion of relevant higher education studies

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: MC9

CRICOS code: 0100640

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

$7,950 estimated annual tuition fee - commencing 2021

Annual tuition fees are per 120 credit points which represents 1 EFTSL or a standard full-time study load for a year.

The estimated annual fees are indicative only. The tuition fees you pay will vary depending on the subjects you choose to study as each subject has its own credit point value and cost. The total cost will vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load and the time it takes to complete your course.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth Supported Place student, you may be eligible to defer payment of your student contribution through the HECS-HELP loan scheme. Please visit our HECS-HELP webpage for further information.

Other fees

You may need to pay some other fees such as the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

Can your studies count towards a degree with us? Use our online Credit Search to get the details on completing your studies sooner.

Graduates have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and skills by enrolling ing a PhD programme upon sucessful completion. 

Designed to meet the requirements of provisional accreditation by Engineers Australia.

Additional information for international students

Download our international engineering program brochure (pdf,1.3MB)

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

School of Engineering, IT and Physical Sciences

Course coordinator

Ayon Chakraborty