Graduate Diploma of Project Management

  • Qualification:

    Graduate Diploma

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    FEE-HELP may be availableUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    2 years full time or part time equivalent

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Swinburne Online

Course Rundown

Successfully plan, develop and deliver projects that are under your guidance with the Graduate Diploma of Project Management from Swinburne Online. 

In this nationally recognised course in project management, you’ll get the right training to address resource management, risk management, business analysis and strategy. Study online and at your own pace to learn how to manage project teams, how to work in human resource management and change management, as well as understand budgets and organisational behaviour. Use your qualification across many industries and apply your valuable knowledge and skills to help achieve business objectives. 


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Have completed a bachelor degree in business, IT or engineering; OR
  • Completion of five years of relevant work experience to enter into the Graduate Certificate of Project Management.

What You’ll Learn

In this project management course, the subjects you may study include:

Why study with Swinburne Online?

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With strong links to industry and a focus on practical skills, Swinburne gives students an edge in the competitive job market. Placing in the prestigious QS Graduate Employability Rankings, Swinburne shapes graduates who are confident and competent in meeting the challenges of a fast-changing world. Over 100 years, Swinburne has educated more than 150,000 graduates in areas ranging from science, technology and engineering through health, education and business to media, design and innovation. Swinburne Online has drawn on more than 20 years’ experience in the online tertiary education space to help over 9,600 students graduate with an industry-recognised qualification.

Student Support

As a Swinburne Online student you’ll have access to a range of support options to help you get the most out of your learning. A dedicated team of Student Advisors are available seven days a week to answer your questions – academic, technical or administrative. You’ll also be assigned an eLearning advisor who will be your academic point of contact for the duration of your course.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Graduate Diploma of Project Management from Swinburne Online. 

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Eligible students can apply to receive a government study loan through FEE-HELP.

Swinburne Online also offers a number of scholarships and grants as a means of promoting equality, recognising excellence, and alleviating financial hardship. Enquire now for more information.

FEE-HELPYou may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.