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Be part of one of the fastest growing industries in Australia and Asia–Pacific.

Rapid urbanisation and population growth has seen the demand for construction professionals continue to expand globally. Construction managers play a critical role in directing and managing complex construction projects, ensuring they run to time and budget.

Gain essential industry experience while you study and develop strong problem solving and essential leadership skills needed to confidently manage commercial, building, mining and infrastructure projects.

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Study construction management at Griffith

Industry-focused learning

Our strong links with industry mean you’ll learn from construction professionals and gain a practical understanding of the latest industry trends. You’ll complete a work placement as part of your degree, ensuring you have the experience employers want and knowledge needed to excel in the industry, as well as valuable industry contacts.

Technology integration

The construction industry is embracing new technology, including 3D modelling, data mapping and machine learning, to more efficiently deliver projects. Throughout your studies you’ll use the latest IT applications and emerging technology in industry, putting you ahead in the field.

Committed to social responsibility

Our construction management degree incorporates studies of social responsibility, community engagement and sustainability to ensure graduates meet ethical requirements in the industry.

Leadership development

Our learning experiences will develop essential leadership skills needed in the industry through the incorporation of group work, communication skills and management practice across your degree.

Highly ranked for support and engagement

Built environment at Griffith was given a five-star rating for student support and learner engagement by the Good Universities Guide 2019, a leading independent provider of high-quality education and career information.

Kate Guest

Bachelor of Construction Management

‘My lecturers and tutors are amazing; they are friendly and help with anything I need clarity on. They are extremely knowledgeable and are happy to share their experiences.’

Kate Guest

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Career outcomes

As a graduate, you’ll be prepared for a rewarding career as a construction professional. Your industry knowledge combined with strong skills in problem-solving, decision-making, communication and technology, will prepare you for leadership roles across the full spectrum of construction projects. You’ll find employment opportunities in roles such as construction or project manager, cost estimator, cost planner, site manager, construction economist or consultant, quality manager and contract administrator. Job opportunities in construction management are expected to grow strongly over the next five years with the average salary of a construction manager significantly higher than the average job salary*.

* Australian Government Job Outlook

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Sunday 14 August — Sunday 14 August

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Tuesday 27 September — Thursday 29 September

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