Master of Construction Management

    • CRICOS Code: 061198J

    Course overview

    • 3 years full time / 6 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students
    • Start Year Intake - March and Mid Year Intake - August


    The Master of Construction Management is a professional degree that will kick start your career in the construction industry or enhance your existing expertise to advance your career.

    You will gain the theoretical knowledge, as well as the practical skills, to manage the social, technological, financial and environmental challenges facing the construction industry today.

    In the Master of Construction Management, you will specialise in one of the following areas:

    • Building
    • Cost management
    • Project management.

    3, 2.5 and 2-year streams

    The Master of Construction Management is a 3 year (300 point) program.

    The first 100 points (1 year) is made up of foundation study tailored to students from non-construction backgrounds.

    Students from cognate backgrounds such as construction management and semi-cognate backgrounds such as Architecture or Civil Engineering will often have completed appropriate studies that will allow them to receive credit for up to the first year of the program, reducing the duration to 2 or 2.5 years.


    • Semester 1
    • Semester 2 entry will be determined on a case-by-case basis depending on the Advanced Standing (credit) determined by the Selection Committee.

    Part-time available

    Entry requirements:

    • An undergraduate degree with a weighted average mark of at least 65% equivalent to the University of Melbourne grading scheme
    • Personal statement
    • Students with an undergraduate degree in a related discipline (construction, building, civil/structural engineering, architecture) must submit an Advanced Standing (credit) form at the time of course application submission.