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Master of Construction Management

Master of Construction Management (MCON)

Entry requirements
Study mode
  • On-campus
  • Springfield
  • 2 year(s) (or part-time equivalent)
  • Feb, May
Note: This degree is only available to international students studying on-campus in Australia.
CRICOS: 114742C


  • Take the lead on future construction builds with UniSQ’s Master of Construction Management. 
  • This degree is designed to equip professionals holding overseas qualifications in any construction-related field with the appropriate skills needed to pursue a career in the Australian construction and building industries.
  • You’ll develop comprehensive and practical knowledge of Australian construction codes and practices and gain the skills to oversee all phases of the building process, making sure the project is completed on time and within scope and budget.
  • Enhance your knowledge with digital construction technologies and using industry software applications to create and manage building project information throughout the design, construction, and operation phases.
  • Learn sustainable development principles in this construction management master’s degree by appraising ethical practices, cultural awareness, as well as legal and social risks through positive engagement with the community and stakeholders nationally and globally.
  • A research project equips you with research skills and allows you to advance in your chosen disciplinary application area.

Further study

Upon successful completion of the Master of Construction Management, you have the opportunity to apply for the Master of Research or PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) to further your research skills.

Professional accreditation

UniSQ is currently seeking accreditation from the Australian Institute of Building (AIB).

Career outcomes

  • Graduates gain transferrable, in-demand skills and are qualified to pursue managerial positions in the Australian building and construction industries. 
  • You may find work opportunities within project management, contract administration, site management, cost planning, procurement, quality and safety management. 

Entry requirements

  • An approved bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7), or equivalent, in architecture, building, construction management, built environment, quantity surveying, civil/structural engineering. 

English language requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements and this degree requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

Recognition of prior learning or work experience

If you have previously studied in your home country, you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.

Admission pathways

 UniSQ offers a number of bachelor degrees for you to study to help you meet the entry requirements for your chosen degree.

Degree structure

To complete this degree students must complete 16 units.

Courses to be studied Units
Core courses 13
Approved electives 3
Total 16

Refer to the UniSQ Handbook for courses to be studied and recommended enrolment patterns.

Fees and scholarships

Your actual fees may vary depending on the courses you select. We review our fees annually so these may be subject to change.

Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this degree:

Study mode Cost
On-campus AUD 33950

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2024. 

Student services and amenities fees

You may need to pay student services and amenities (SA) fees as part of your course costs.


At UniSQ, we offer a range of scholarships to support your success at university. Find a scholarship that works for you.

How to apply

Complete your online application directly to UniSQ.
CRICOS code: 114742C


You can select to start your study in Trimester 1 or 2.

Study period  Application closing date Orientation  Study period start date Finish date
Trimester 1, 2025  Monday 10 February Monday 3 February  Monday 10 February  Friday 9 May
Trimester 2, 2025 Monday 26 May Monday 19 May Monday 26 May  Friday 22 August

More information on applying key dates is available.

Further information

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