Bachelor of Project Management in Australia

Bachelor of Project Management in Australia

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Dhurba GautamFri Dec 17 2021

A project Management degree offers an amalgamation of technology (across a number of industries) and management studies. 

Bachelor of Project Management in Australia is a 2-4 year long degree that helps international students with a better understanding of project development, project timing and costs, project governance, project communication and risk management. 

This degree is gaining popularity with each day because of its application in a wide range of areas including-

  • Administration
  • Business
  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Health services sector
  • Information technology
  • Public sector
  • Science

Project management (PM) degrees are offered in the field of business, Information technology (IT), Engineering and so on. One of the most popular PM Degrees offered in Australia is Project Construction Management. The cost of this degree varies from AUD 20,000 to AUD 50,000 for international students. 

Why choose Bachelor of Project Management in Australia?

  • Bachelor of PM in Australia is endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM).
  • Australian institutes implement several approaches like Case Studies, Practical Activities, practical observations, presentations, problem-solving scenarios thus preparing students for real-time applications. 
  • Upon graduation, you can work as a project manager, assistant manager, data analyst, business analyst, Operations analyst and so on. 
  • Internships and placement opportunities.
  • No need for SAT/ACT Scores. 
  • Flexible intakes
  • The average salary for project Managers in Australia is AUD 122,776. 

Top Universities for Project Management in Australia

In the table below, you can see some of the most popular project management degrees and universities offering these degrees in Australia. 

Universities

Courses

Deakin University

Bachelor of Business (Project Management)

RMIT University

Bachelor of Applied Science (Project Management) Honours

Bachelor of Project Management (Honours)

University of Technology Sydney

Bachelor of Construction Project Management

Bachelor of Sustainable Systems Engineering (Honours)- Management

University of Sydney

Bachelor of Project Management

University of Adelaide

Bachelor of Project Management

Edith Cowan University

Bachelor of Commerce (Project Management)

Kent Institute Australia

Diploma in Project Management

Bachelor of Project Management in Australia: Tuition fees for international students

University

Course duration

Annual tuition fees in AUD

Intakes

University of Sydney

3 years

52,000

January and June

Bond University

2 years

21,040

January, May and September

University of Adelaide

3 years

42,000

February and July

RMIT University

4 years

37,440

February and July

Charles Sturt University

3 years

29,280

Jan and May

University of New Castle

4 years

32,430

February and July

University of Technology Sydney

4 years

35,760

2 intakes

Bachelor of Project Management in Australia: Admission Requirements

How to apply for a Bachelor of Project Management in Australia?

To apply for a Bachelor of Project Management in Australia, you need to prepare the documents. 

  • Academic Documents (character certificate, provisional certificate and academic transcripts)
  • Application Fees
  • Passport
  • English scores
  • Letter of Recommendations if asked
  • Proof of Scholarships if any

Admission Requirements for Australian Universities

University

Academic Requirements

English Test Scores

University of Technology Sydney

Australian 12 year education: high school diploma or Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma

  • IELTS: A minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
  • TOEFL: A minimum overall score of 79 (with a minimum of 21 in Writing)
  •  PTE: A minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)
  • TOEFL PBT: 550

RMIT University

Eligible Candidates need to complete 12 years of education with a minimum of 65%. 

  • IELTS: a minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
  • TOEFL: A minimum overall score of 79 (with a minimum of 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing)
  •  PTE: A minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)

University of Adelaide

A minimum ATAR Score of 70. 

  • IELTS: A minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
  • TOEFL: A minimum overall score of 79 (with a minimum of 13 in Reading, 13 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing)
  •  PTE: A minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)

Deakin University

Australian 12 years of schooling

IELTS overall score of 6 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent



Scholarships for international students

Governmental and university offered full or partial scholarships in Australia for international students. 

University

Scholarship

Value and Eligibility

Monash University

Achieving Potential Scholarships

Value: Up to AUD 15,000

Number: 500 per year

Achieving Potential Scholarships for Excellence

Value: Up to AUD 40,000

Number: 35 per year

Biomedicine Discovery Scholarship

Value: Up to AUD 9,000

Number: Varies

Engineering Excellence Scholarship

Value: Up to AUD

Number: Up to 10 per year

Engineering International Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship

Value: 40,000

Number: Up to 25

Deakin University

Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship

Eligibility: ATAR Score of 95 and more

Value: 100% of tuition fee waiver and AUD 5,000 per year as stipend. 

Deakin Student Support Scholarship

Value: $5,000 paid per year as cash or towards tuition or a combination

Deakin Student Support Scholarship

Value: up to $10,000 per year

Deakin Achieving Potential Scholarship

Value: Up to 50% waiver in tuition fees

Deakin Sanctuary Scholarships

Value: $5,000 paid per year as cash or towards tuition or a combination

Deakin International Merit Scholarship (South Asia- Onshore)

Value: 20 or 25% discount on your tuition fees

University of Melbourne

Gates Cambridge Scholarships

Up to 100% fee waiver

Melbourne Mobility Awards

Up to AUD 6,000

University of Technology Sydney

Global Exchange Scholarship

AUD 1000

Koch & Frances Inclusion and Diversity Scholarship

AUD 18,000

Information Technology International Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship

AUD 5,000

Undergraduate Academic Excellence International Scholarship

25% waiver on tuition fees

UTS Vice-Chancellor’s International Undergraduate Scholarship

A full waiver on UTS Tuition fees

Scope of Project Management in Australia

Project Management Graduates could work in a variety of managerial and professional roles in wide ranges of areas such as mining, oil and gas, health, property development, IT, banking, finance, engineering, not-for-profit organisations and local, state and federal government.

Here, some of the jobs that project management graduates are working as and the respective salaries are mentioned.

Project Management jobs in Australia

Salary/year (AUD)

Business Development Manager

70,000- 133,000 

Head of Projects

63,000- 129,000 

Construction Project manager

65,000- 107,000

Information Technology Asset manager

54,000- 100,000 

Assistant Project Manager

48,000- 100,000 

Risk and Capital Manager

66,000- 99,800 

Logistics manager

59,500- 97,300 

Administration Manager

60,000- 95,700 

Area Manager

61,000- 91,000 

Another option for the graduates of this program is to pursue graduate studies in a similar field in Australia or abroad. 

The options are: 

  • Graduate Diploma in Project Management
  • Master of Project Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

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