MS Project Management

About The Program

The MS Project Management program serves as a comprehensive introduction to the world of project management. The MS Project Management is designed to provide the practical skills and theoretical concepts that are needed to lead complex projects. The MSPM program is based on a multidisciplinary approach to combine the essential components of management, law, accounting, finance, auditing and human resource management to develop a versatile and technically oriented individual capable of directing complex projects. The innovative, ethics-infused curriculum integrates real-world practice and academic theory, to develop the skills that managers require to handle complex projects, motivate people, and achieve cost-effective results. The courses provide sound educational platform for a career in project management. Graduates can work in a business field as project managers, project analysts, development manager etc. in corporate as well development sector.

Admission Requirements

  • A minimum of 16 years of education leading to BBA/ BS/ MBA/ MPA/ MSc or equivalent.1
  • Minimum 2.00/4.00 CGPA or 50% marks
  • Admission Test / HEC Approved Test

Degree Requirement

A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:

AREA Cr. Hrs.
24 Cr. Hrs course work with 6 Cr. Hrs thesis 30
Course work only (10 Courses) 30

Program Duration

This is normally a two years program comprising of 4 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The maximum duration to complete MS in Project Management is 4 years.

CGPA Requirements

A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his degree requirements.

Core Courses

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Fundamentals of Project Management MPM6003 3
Project Process, Planning and Control MPM6123 3
Project Monitoring and Evaluation MPM6133 3
Research Methods for Project Managers MPM6143 3

Specialization Courses

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Advanced Project Management MPM6153 3
Optimization Techniques MPM6163 3
Advanced Financial Management MPM6173 3
Managing People and Teams MPM6183 3
Project Risk Management MPM6213 3
Contract Management MPM6223 3
Legal Aspect of Project Management MPM6243 3
Software Project Management MPM6253 3
Project Leadership MPM6263 3
Computer Applications in Project Management MPM6283 3
Management of Project Based Organization MPM6113 3
Agile Project Management MPM6303 3
Project Stakeholder Management MPM6313 3
Project Procurement Management MPM6093 3
Project Cost & Financial Management MPM6323 3
Project Marketing MPM6103 3
Operations Management MPM6313 3
Project Quality Management MPM6293 3

Research Thesis

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Research Thesis RCH6056 6

1 Applicants with undergraduate degree from non-relevant areas may be required to take some undergraduate courses to fulfill pre-requisite deficiencies as determined by the Graduate Admission Committee. The deficiency Cr. Hrs. will not be counted towards the minimum Cr. Hrs. requirement for the award of the MS degree.