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Master of Science in Project Management, MS (Project Management)
1. INTRODUCTION/OBJECTIVE OF PROGRAM

This program focuses distinctly on individual’s Project Management capabilities, skill building and conceptual understanding from basic to advanced level concepts (related to Project Management).

This thirty credit hour graduate program is conducted in the evening and weekends. Various organizations rely heavily on project managers so that projects flow seamlessly and the timeline, scope, and budget goals are met. With the increase in project-based work methods to accomplish tasks, experienced project managers are in higher demand. When you earn a master’s degree in project management, you possess a skill set necessary for project management valued by companies in virtually every industry. The purpose of the program thus is to produce high quality project managers for various local and international industries and to enable the students to develop solid base for doctoral level education in Project Management discipline.

 
2. ADMISSION TO THE MS PROGRAMME:
 
Eligibility Criteria:
 
  1. This program is open for students with 16 years of formal education in any discipline from a HEC recognized university with 2.00 CGPA or 55% marks.
  2. A minimum score of 50% in local test conducted by SS-CASE-IT or NTS GAT with 50% score is compulsory for acceptance to the program.
  3. All candidates must complete any other requirement of HEC and SS-CASE-IT for admissions.
  4. The SS-CASE-IT Admission Committee will forward the admission cases to registration branch for obtaining the Enrollment/Registration Number.
 
Credit Hours Requirement:
 
Category Credit Requirement
(With Thesis Option)
Credit Requirement
(With Non- Thesis Option)
Core Courses 15 15
Optional Courses 09 15
Postgraduate Research Thesis 06 0
Total Hours Required 30 30
 
Duration
 
  • Minimum: 1.5 years (3 semesters)
  • Maximum: 3.5 years (extendable to 6 month) (Total 4 Years)
 
Degree Requirements with Thesis Option
 
  • Completion of course work with minimum 2.5 CGPA.
  • Qualifying MSc Thesis Proposal Defense.
  • Successful MSc Final Defense of thesis written in the prescribed format.
 
Degree Requirements with Non-Thesis Option
 
  • Completion of 30 credits hours of course work with minimum 2.5 CGPA.
 
3. COURSES OF STUDY:
 
(All courses other than research thesis carry 3 credit hours; Research Thesis carries 6 credit hours)
 
Core Courses
 
Student has to take all below mentioned core courses:

  • PM - 6101 Computer Applications in Project Management
  • PM - 6102 Human Resource Management
  • PM - 6103 Advanced Project Management
  • PM - 6104 Financial Management for Project Managers
  • PM - 6105 Research Methodology for Managers
 
Elective Courses
 
Student has to take remaining courses from the following list:

  • PM - 6106 Telecom Business Management
  • PM - 6107 Technology and Entrepreneurship
  • PM - 6108 Technology Management
  • PM - 6109 Transfer of Technology
  • PM - 6110 Business Process Re-Engineering
  • PM - 6111 Total Quality Management
  • PM - 6112 Contract Management
  • PM - 6113 Project Management Maturity Model
  • PM - 6114 Consumer Relationship Management
  • PM - 6115 Corporate Social Responsibility
  • PM - 6116 Enterprise Resource Planning
  • PM - 6117 Production and Operations Management
  • PM - 6118 Supply Chain Management
  • PM - 6119 Managing Organizational Change in Technical Organizations
  • PM - 6120 Data Mining
  • PM - 6121 Knowledge Management
  • PM - 6122 Conflict Management
  • PM - 6123 Operations Management
  • PM - 6124 Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • PM - 6125 Construction Management
  • PM - 6126 Advanced Strategic Management
  • PM - 6127 Design of Experiment
  • PM - 6128 Mathematical Modeling and Optimization
  • PM - 6129 Organization Behavior
  • PM - 6130 Quantitative and Qualitative Methods
  • PM - 6131 Risk Management
  • PM - 6999 MS Thesis (Compulsory)
 
Note: Students can take these courses subject to department guidelines issued every semester within time table.