About this course
This programme trains students to develop their skills and credentials as professional project managers by providing them with the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to succeed in project management in a variety of industries. Students will have the opportunity to conduct a project towards the end of the programme, enabling them to apply theoretical skills to real-world industry projects.
Minimum requirements listed here are the likely grades required and do not guarantee entry. The university assesses each application individually and applicants may require a higher grade to be offered a place.
University of Auckland
Completed one of the following with a GPA of 4.0 :
- Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or relevant honours degree (Taught 120 points)
- Bachelors degree in a relevant discipline (Taught 180 points)
Another tertiary institution
For Taught 120 points - One year of postgraduate study following an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline or completed a four-year bachelors degree in engineering at a recognised university (or similar institution) with GPE of 4.0 that includes:
- Broad coverage in your first year of the foundational science topics that underpin engineering disciplines: mathematical modelling, chemical and materials science, electrical engineering theory, mechanics, programming, and engineering design
- One year of postgraduate-level study
- A research project or dissertation comprising at least one-quarter of the final year
For Taught 180 points - Completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline at a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 4.0
- At least two years' professional engineering experience
English language requirements
- IELTS Academic Score: 6.5 with no bands less than 6.0
This programme is offered in two forms, to suit the existing qualifications and experience of candidates.
- 120 points for candidates with a four-year bachelors (honours) degree
- 180 points for candidates with a three-year bachelors degree
You will complete four 15-point core courses, and either two 15-point electives for the 120-point programme or six 15-point electives for the 180-point programme. You can view what selections are available in the 'courses' tab.
For both programmes you will also complete a 30-point project, which will consolidate your learning and allow you to apply your skills in a real-world setting.