MS Project Management

[vc_row el_class=”inner-body-content” css=”.vc_custom_1666758569741{padding-top: 30px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”MASTER OF SCIENCE IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT” font_container=”tag:h3|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]ENHANCE YOUR CAREER ASPIRATIONS[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”WHY MS PROJECT MANAGEMENT?” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]The MS Project Management is a practice-based and employment-focused program, offering diverse national and international learning perspective required to succeed as a Project Management Professional. The program equips students with relevant knowledge, practical skills and experience in the project management domain. Students will gain broader understanding of the key concepts, methods, frameworks and real-world cases coupled with emerging trends & technologies and best practices governing theory & practice of project management. Equally suitable for the graduates of Management, Technology, Computer Science/IT, Engineering and healthcare fields, the program is aimed at enhancing the capability of the individuals to perform better at the workplace as project manager, consultant or business leader.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”WHY MAJU?” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Choosing your university is about more than finding a program. It is about starting the next chapter of your life and taking another step towards becoming the person you want to be. At MAJU, we share your passion to learn and encourage your desire to explore and evolve in a friendly and vibrant environment. Our academics and diverse student community will inspire, challenge, and support you. Together we can help you make your mark on the world.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”PROGRAM UNIQUENESS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]

  •         Pathways to management position
  •         Leadership and entrepreneurship development
  •         Balanced approach between theoretical and experiential learning
  •         Integrated research project to real business issues

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”CAREER PROSPECTS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]The Program is unique in the sense that it develops future project leaders who would be capable enough to undertake complex and challenging roles in managerial, social, technical and technology domains. Some of the career options include:

  • Project Coordinator
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Planner
  • Program Manager
  • Healthcare Project Manager
  • Public Health Manager
  • Technology Project Manager
  • Software Project Manager
  • Big Data Project Manager
  • Cloud Project Manager
  • Engineering Project Manager
  • Risk Assessment Manager
  • Contracts Administrator
  • Budgeting Manager

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”PROGRAM STRUCTURE” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]The MS degree in Project Management is based on 30 credit hours load that includes completion of coursework and a choice of capstone or research thesis as follow:

  • Project Management Core Courses:6 Core courses (Total: 18 credit hours).
  • Electives:3 specialization courses / elective courses (Total: 9 credit hours).
  • Capstone:3-credit hour Capstone                                 OR
  • Research Thesis:For research students (Total: 6-credit hours)

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  • 16 years of education in any discipline with 50% marks/CGPA 2.0from an HEC recognized university.
  • MAJU Entry Test/GAT General
  • Interview

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”DURATION” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]The standard duration of the program is 2 years comprising of 4 semesters. However, the duration to complete can vary based on the progress of the students. The minimum duration students can complete the requirements is 1.5 years (3 semesters). The maximum duration to complete MS in Project Management is 4 years.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”DEGREE COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]

  •   Completion of 30 Credit Hours with thesis with a minimum CGPA 2.5 out of 4.00.

OR

  •   24 Credit Hours Course Work and 06 Credit Hours Thesis.

OR

  •   27 Credit Hours Course Work and 03 Credit Hours Capstone.

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”EXEMPTION OF PRIOR CREDITS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Wherever applicable and upon meeting the minimum quality requirements, students would be able to claim up to 50% exemptions of the relevant prior credits completed.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”SPECIALIZATIONS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]

  • Engineering Project Management
  • Software/IT Project Management
  • Technology Project Management
  • Public Health Project Management
  • General Stream

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS-READY PROGRAM” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Depending on the specialization chosen, students would be able to prepared for the professional certifications of the following internationally recognized bodies:

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Certifications (Along With 35 PDU Completion Certificate)
    •  CAPM
    •  PMP
    •  PgPMP
    •  PfMP
    •  PMI-PBA
    •  PMI-ACP
    •  PMI-RMP
    • PMI-SP
  • Relevant SAP Certifications (fundamental concepts)
  • Relevant Microsoft Certifications (fundamental concepts)
  • Relevant Google Certifications (fundamental concepts)

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”PLAN OF STUDIES” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”SEMESTER I” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:24px|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]

Course Title Cr. Hrs.
Principles of Project Management 3
Project Initiation and Planning 3
IT Tools and Applications in Project Management 3

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Course Title Cr. Hrs.
Project Strategy, Governance and Leadership 3
Project Management Standards, Methodologies and Frameworks (PMBoK) 3
General Elective 3

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Course Title Cr. Hrs.
Specialization Elective-I/Thesis-I 3
Specialization Elective-II 3

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Course Title Cr. Hrs.
Capstone Project/Thesis-II 3
Specialization Elective-III 3

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Subject Code

SPECIALIZATION COURSES/ELECTIVES

(A choice of 1 General Elective and 2 Majors or all 3 Majors must be completed in the relevant field of specialization)

1 Engineering Project Management
MSPM-E Accounting and Finance for Professionals
MSPM-E Engineering Project Management
MSPM-E Design Thinking and Innovation
MSPM-E Agile/Software Project Management
MSPM-E Principles of Developing Feasibility Studies in Projects
MSPM-E Engineering Economics and Management
MSPM-E Enterprise Resource Planning
MSPM-E Project Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Management
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
MSPM-E Business Process Re-engineering
MSPM-E Project Risk Assessment & Management
MSPM-E Quality & Operations Management
MSPM-E Systems Engineering & Requirement Analysis

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2

Public Health Project Management

MSPM-E Accounting and Finance for Professionals
MSPM-E Health Information Systems
MSPM-E Healthcare Data Analytics
MSPM-E Healthcare Policies and Governance
MSPM-E Applications of Project Management in Public Health
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
MSPM-E Emerging Trends and Technologies in Project Management
MSPM-E Enterprise Resource Planning
MSPM-E Business Process Re-engineering
MSPM-E Project Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Management
MSPM-E Enterprise Resource Planning
MSPM-E Design Thinking and Innovation

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3

Software/IT Project Management

MSPM-E Accounting and Finance for Professionals
MSPM-E Enterprise Information Security
MSPM-E Agile/Software Project Management
MSPM-E Cloud Project Management
MSPM-E DevOps/Software Automation
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
MSPM-E Software Quality Assurance
MSPM-E Software Risk Management
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
MSPM-E Emerging Trends and Technologies in Project Management
MSPM-E Business Process Re-engineering
MSPM-E Design Thinking and Innovation

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4

Technology Project Management

MSPM-E Business Process Re-engineering
MSPM-E DevOps/Software Automation
MSPM-E Enterprise Information Security
MSPM-E Technology and Innovation Management
MSPM-E Technology Transfer and Commercialization
MSPM-E Agile/Software Project Management
MSPM-E Design Thinking and Innovation
MSPM-E Accounting and Finance for Professionals
MSPM-E Emerging Trends and Technologies in Project Management
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility

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5

General Stream

MSPM-E Advanced Project Management
MSPM-E Accounting and Finance for Professionals
MSPM-E Emerging Trends and Technologies in Project Management
MSPM-E Business Process Re-engineering
MSPM-E Project Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Management
MSPM-E Enterprise Resource Planning
MSPM-E Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility
MSPM-E Project Estimation and Cost Management
MSPM-E Design Thinking and Innovation
MSPM-E International/Global Business Perspectives in Project Management
MSPM-E Program and Portfolio Management
MSPM-E Project Communication and Stakeholder Management
MSPM-E Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution in Projects

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CAPSTONE/THESIS

MSPM-CP Completion of 3 credit hours Capstone in the chosen specialization
MSPM-TH Completion of 6 credit hours of Research Thesis (for general stream students only)

Total Credit Hours To Be Completed

30

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