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Master of Project Management and Leadership with 12 Subjects


Next enrollment cycle

July 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 17,246

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  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 31% scholarship
Our 12-subject Master of Project Management and Leadership is ideal for those who have already studied and gained professional experience in an engineering or technical role. This master’s course will help you to progress your career by learning how to successfully manage complex projects and dynamic teams.
  • This program is designed for students who already have an undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian college or university, or an equivalent international qualification and relevant work experience. You will have the opportunity to tailor your course to the career path you wish to take by choosing electives that specialise in subjects like human resources, data engineering and corporate finance.

Enrollment Cycles

  • July 2023
  • November 2023
  • March 2024
  • Check academic and English language requirements for your master’s
  • COVID-19 English language requirements can be found here.

COVID-19 academic entry requirements

  • We are doing everything we can to make sure that your education isn’t impacted due to COVID-19. That’s why we will allow you to apply for one of our postgraduate courses if you are in your final semester of study in your undergraduate degree and can demonstrate that completion of your degree is impacted by COVID-19.

To be eligible, you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • 3-year undergraduate degrees: You must have completed five out of six semesters of study with an average of at least 53% and you must be able to demonstrate that you have completed all requirements to graduate in 2020.
  • 4-year undergraduate degrees: You must have completed seven out of eight semesters of study with an average of at least 53% and you’re expected to complete all requirements before commencing with us.

Please note: not all bachelor degrees are affected by COVID-19, so only students who can demonstrate that their qualification has been affected by COVID-19 can apply with incomplete bachelor degrees. For all other students, the normal entry requirements apply.

Academic entry requirements

  • You'll need an Australian bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent bachelor’s degree from another country, to enrol on one of our postgraduate courses.

English language entry requirements

  • If you’re applying for a postgraduate degree, you will need to have an Academic minimum overall score of 6.0. More specifically, you will need to have achieved a score of no less than 6.0 in the writing band and no less than 5.5 in all other bands.
  • Students wishing to study a Graduate Diploma of Information Technology or a Master of Information Technology at Charles Sturt University Study Centres will need to have an Academic IELTS, obtained within the last two years, with a minimum overall score of 6, and no individual score below 5.5. This means they will no longer be required to score a 6 in the writing band.

Specific entry requirements

  • Graduate Diploma of Accounting - An associate degree or a three-year diploma from a section one institution in China
  • Graduate Diploma of Commerce - You may receive up to 50% credit for previous studies completed at a postgraduate or equivalent level
  • Master of Commerce - You may receive up to 50% credit for previous studies completed at a postgraduate or equivalent level
  • MBA - You must complete Professional Development subjects as part of your degree, however you do not need work experience

Core subjects

You will study the following core subjects:


  • Contemporary Management MGT501
  • Strategic Management MGT510
  • Leadership: a Critical Perspective MGT536
  • Facilitating Change MGT540
  • ICT Project Management ITC505
  • Leadership in Teams MGT584
  • Project and Stakeholder Communication MGM507
  • Agile Project Management and Recovery MGM508

Choose four subjects from the list of electives below:

Subject Code

  • Accounting Systems and Processes ACC566
  • Corporate Finance FIN516
  • Human Resource Management HRM502
  • Topics in IT Ethics ITC506
  • Research Plan in IT ITC536
  • Data Knowledge and Engineering ITC573
  • IT Risk Management ITC596
  • Operations Management MGT550
  • Course name: Master of Project Management and Leadership 
  • No. of subjects: 12
  • Duration: 2 years 
  • Per subject: $3632
  • Per year cost 2021: $21,792

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