Master of Project Management in Construction (MPM) - Intake 2017
Start time: 20/08/2017
Venue: Hanoi, HCMC, Can Tho


The Asian Institute of Technology promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world. Since 1993, AIT has formed its outreach in Vietnam.

The School of Engineering and Technology (SET) of AIT in collaboration with AIT Center in Vietnam (AITCV) offers AIT Professional Master Program in the field of Project Management specialized in Construction for Vietnamese construction and infrastructure professionals.

The Project Management in Construction field of study trains professionals to play a leading role in the international construction industry. It molds students to become active leaders in the construction industry and large construction project.  The program prepares for students:

-    To become outstanding managers and decision-makers familiar with the modern techniques  of construction management, engineering management and infrastructure management

-    To more competent and capable to manage international large construction projects

-    To be able to assist the corporation to install and develop project management system in a company

Main Features of the Program

-          One year professional AIT Master’s degree

-          Credits can be accumulated over four years

-          Certificate course works

-          International field trip to the large construction sites in the region

-          Study language: English.

Program Structure

AIT Professional Master Program is designed for those engineers who can not leave their work while following a master program. The program is conducted in one year. To complete the master program, participants need to complete 11 courses and 1 project report with total 33 credits.

In the first two semesters, students will take basic and advanced courses selected in consultation with an academic/thesis advisor from among the regular courses offered at AIT. During the third semester, students will carry out their project study. Students will conduct international field trips:

-          First trip: Study at AIT

-          Second trip (this is optional): visit to the large construction sites outside Vietnam, such as     Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, China and Taiwan or do internship in AIT Thailand

-          Third trip (this is optional): to AIT to attend Graduation ceremony

 English Entry Requirement

AIT is an international institute with English as the sole language of instruction. Admission to AIT requires proof of English language proficiency which may be satisfied in any requirement of the following:

-         IELTS (5.0)

-         TOEFL (Paper -based: 500; Computer - Based:173; or Internet - based: 61)

-         AITEIT (5.0). Applicants can apply for English Test offered by AIT at AIT-VN. English Test fee:  $25.


Entry Requirements

To be eligible for admission to the AIT Professional master's program, an applicant must:

-           Hold a Bachelor degree (normally from a four-year program), or its equivalent, in an appropriate field of study.

-           Have undergraduate grades significantly above average.

-           Have good command of English

-           At least three year of working experiences

Application submission fee: $20






Core course:



Organizational Management in Construction



Integrated Project Planning and Control



Project Cost and Financial Management



Communication and Negotiation skills for Project Managers



Safety and Health Management in Construction 



Legal and Contractual Risk Management



Project Financing



Quality Management


Applied Project Management courses




Applied PM in Construction Business and Project  Simulation



Applied Project Management in Highway Projects



Applied PM in High-rise Building Projects



Applied Project Management in Housing and Real Estate Projects



Applied Project Management in Commercial Projects



Applied Project Management in Public Infrastructure Projects



Applied Project Management in Petrochemical Project

English Training Program

AIT-VN  will conduct 8 weeks intensive English Training for those who need to improve their Academic English Skills before joining the program. The English Training Program also guides participants how to conduct AITEIT.


The program is conducted in English

Admissions Schedule

For Hanoi, HCMC and Can Tho City



Deadline for application

31 August 2017

Deadline for Interview & Test AITEIT

After scanning application form

Intensive English Training

On demand! If needs, we can arrange the course for you.

First class

September 2017

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More information about us

Faculties are from Construction Engineering and Infracstructure Management (CEIM) program – AIT. CEIM is highly experienced in project management education, from short training programs to master programs, doctoral programs and post-doctoral programs. So far, there are more than 200 masters and 12 doctors graduated in Project Management program and more than 500 trainees from short training programs received certificates offered by CEIM. CEIM also have its strong partnership with government’s construction organizations and industrial zones in providing consultancy services and professional researches to enhance the quality of construction projects.

For AIT Faculty’s profile, please refer to here