What will I learn?

If you would like to further your career in project leadership through a short course, the Graduate Certificate in Project Leadership will suit you. This course is for experienced project managers and senior managers seeking to develop the critical complex thinking and communication skills required for successful project leadership.

Graduate certificates typically require six months of full time study or one year of part time study, with the option to progress to a master's program. If you enrol in the Graduate Certificate in Project Leadership you may apply to upgrade your award to the Graduate Diploma in Project Management if you maintain a credit average (65 percent or above).

Careers & future study

Future study options

The Graduate Certificate in Project Leadership can offer those without a recognised bachelor degree a pathway into the Graduate Diploma in Leadership and then possible progression to the master's program. Maintaining a credit average in the Graduate Certificate will allow you to upgrade your award to the Graduate Diploma.

  • Graduate Diploma in Project Leadership

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies

CRICOS

074717F

Study options

Full Time (0.5 years)

Tuition fees
Year 1 Tuition fee: AUD $46,000; This indicative tuition fee is subject to annual increase each year of your study, effective at the start of each calendar year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

3 August 2020

Venue

The University of Sydney

Camperdown/Darlington Campus,

160 City Road, Level 3, Jane Foss Russell Building (G02),

DARLINGTON,

New South Wales,

2008, SYDNEY, Australia

Online/Distance (Full time: 0.5 year; Part time: 1 year)

Tuition fees
Year 1 Tuition fee: AUD $46,000; The given fee for full time and it's a guide for online students

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

3 August 2020

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completed a bachelor's degree from the University of Sydney. English Language Requirements: TOEFL - IBT score: A minimum result of 96 overall including a minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing; IELTS score: A minimum result of 7.0 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band; TOEFL - PBT score: A minimum result of 592 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing.

For international students

To be eligible for admission, an applicant is required to have:

an Australian bachelor's degree in any discipline and five years work experience, with a middle to senior project management position or similar or

a combination of industry certifications or college diplomas or equivalent qualification and five years professional work experience, with a middle to senior project management position or similar

For qualifications awarded outside Australia, equivalencies and entry requirements are determined based on the country, institution and qualification.

TOEFL - IBT score: A minimum result of 85 overall including a minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing.

IELTS score: A minimum result of 6.5 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band

TOEFL - PBT score: A minimum result of 565 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing

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About this uni

The University of Sydney is ranked 4th in the world and 1st in Australia for graduate employability by the 2020 QS Graduate Employability Rankings.

  • Consistently placed among the world’s top 50 universities
  • 2 subjects in the world’s top 10 - QS 2019 Subject Rankings
  • 30 subjects among the top 50 - QS 2019 Subject Rankings
  • Sydney is ranked 3rd in the list of the world’s best cities