Master of Construction Management

Deakin University

This program provides students with the understanding, knowledge and skills in a variety of roles in quantity surveying and commercial construction management and is suitable for personnel involved in the procurement of built facilities as project managers, design managers, construction managers or quantity surveyors as well as people in government departments and commercial organisations who are responsible for the procurement of such facilities. The course is designed to provide the specialist skills related to the theoretical, policy, evaluative and research frameworks that underpin the construction professions. Students will work in a multi-disciplinary context with topics that are at the forefront of the built environment industry.

Course Fee:

Australian: $37,876
International: $54,508

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree in related discipline OR Bachelor degree in any discipline PLUS 5 years relevant work experience. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.


12 credit points. For professional accreditation purposes, students are required to complete a minimum of 150 study hours for each unit.

Subjects you can Study:

Construction management; Project management

Study Pathways:

Exit option: Graduate Diploma of Construction Management

Further information:

Students have the opportunity of completing the course in one year full-time (3 trimesters) by undertaking units in trimester 3.


The course is professionally accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS).

Who for:

Graduates wanting to enter the construction management profession through a quantity surveying, project manager, construction management pathway

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00113B

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Waterfront No info Yes Part time 3 years
Waterfront No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Waterfront No info Yes Online 1.5 years

Why study with us

Deakin is the number one university in Victoria for graduate satisfaction and among the top one per cent of universities worldwide.

With industry connections, world-class facilities and a practical approach to learning, Deakin students gain more than just a qualification – they graduate confident and ready to thrive in the jobs of tomorrow.

Facilities and services

Deakin has a reputation for cutting-edge technology, innovative facilities and flexible learning environments. There are five campuses – Melbourne Burwood, Geelong Waurn Ponds, Geelong Waterfront, Warrnambool and the Cloud Campus – offering students the flexibility to study in a location that suits them.

All students, regardless of their campus or mode of study, benefit from a range of valuable services including accommodation, financial assistance, health and wellbeing, and study and learning support. 

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Study options

As a Deakin student, you can choose from full-time, part-time or intensive study options across Deakin’s bachelor, postgraduate and research degrees. You’ll also have the opportunity to study abroad, explore cross-international study, gain an internship, or work in simulated environments to tailor your learning experience and get a head start in your dream career.

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