Advanced Diploma in Project Management

Advanced Diploma in Project Management is a CIQ Level 7 programme which is Master level qualification with 120 CIQ Level 7 credits. This course give the learner with an in depth knowledge in strategic level with an international context. Successful learner will develop an ability to work in Senior Managerial/ Strategic roles with multi-national organizations.


The following are the aims of the programme:

  • To provide an opportunity for learners to develop a good business knowledge of handling different complex projects.
  • Understand the important parameters of project scope, cost, quality, stakeholder management, project budget, risk assessment and communications.
  • To develop in learners an understanding of the multi-faceted issues of Project Management, and its alignment with strategic business objectives of the organisation.
  • To develop specialized knowledge and domain expertise in the field of Project Management, to enable learners to assume greater responsibilities in their place of employment.
  • To develop an awareness of the problems in Project Management confronted by organizations and businesses, and to equip them with the means to find pragmatic solutions to complex problems.
  • To prepare and nurture the learners to manage various demanding concerns of Project Management in organizations, and assume a leadership role to take logical decisions for effective management of all projects.


This course contains 6 mandatory modules which carries 20 credits each. The learner should complete all the module successfully to attain this qualification.

Module Code Unit No. Module Name Credit
CIQGM 701 01 International Human Resource Management 20
CIQGM 702 02 Operation Management 20
CIQGM 703 03 Strategic Change Management 20
CIQGM 704 04 International Marketing Management 20
CIQPM 705 05 Project Management – Theory & Practice 20
CIQPM 706 06 Strategic Project Management and Implementation 20


The following grading criteria will be applicable for the PG Diploma level grading

Marks Grade
70 to 100 Distinction
60 to 69 Merit
50 to 59 Pass
40 to 49 Fail with Re-sit
0 to 39 Fail with Retake


Successful students of PG Advanced Diploma will be eligible for MBA top-up with Guglielmo Marconi University (GMU), Italy. The students may have to complete a Research Project/Dissertation to qualify for the Executive MBA in Project Management (EMBA PM) certification. This top-up programme of GMU is been offered in association with Eaton Business School (EBS), UAE and the students wish to apply for the top-up need to contact directly with EBS through