The University of Melbourne

Master of Construction Management

The University of Melbourne

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

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.

Designed for

Graduates who want to gain employment in the construction industry or people in the industry who are interested in further developing their expertise


Students in the 300-point stream will complete:100 points of first-year core subjects;125 points of core specialisation subjects;25 points of specialisation electives;50 points of multidisciplinary electives.


  • Building
  • Cost management
  • Project management

Standard entry requirements

An undergraduate degree with a weighted average mark (WAM) of at least 65% (University of Melbourne equivalent);A Personal Statement of up to 500 words outlining relevant prior study and work experience, and motivation to undertake the program;


Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS); Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS), Australian Institute of Building (AIB).

Study pathways

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. School leavers applying for the Bachelor Design at the University of Melbourne can secure a place in the Master of Construction Management at the same time through the Graduate Degree Packages program, subject to meeting entry requirements.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Parkville Domestic: $121,560
International: $46,304
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

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