Academic Outreach

PMI Queensland Academic Outreach

Mission

To advance the practice and profession of project management by providing programs, resources, and support to academic institutions in Queensland.

Vision

Drive collaboration between PMI Queensland and University network through active engagement with Students and Academics for the attainment of mutually beneficial goals.

Core Services

Faculty Engagement

  • Assisting faculty members develop a tailored strategy for integrating Project Management into School Curricula
  • Providing Universities with contact opportunities with seasoned Project Managers who can assist in facilitating workshops and conferences
  • Access to a network of Project Managers who can provide guest lectures
  • Project Management consulting and coaching in support of University Staff

Student Engagement

  • Ample networking opportunities with professional project managers during monthly chapter meetings
  • Facilitating meet and greet sessions during student orientation
  • Sponsoring Student award ceremonies
  • Opportunities to build project management evidence base through links to events such as the Project Management Day of Service (PMDoS)

FAQs

What do I need to get a Project Management Certification as a Student?

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 7,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education

OR

  • A four year degree
  • 4,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education
  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 1,500 hours of project experience

OR

  • 23 hours of project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam

If you have further questions regarding professional development, please contact the Associate Director for Professional Development, on:professional.development@pmiqld.org

What is the cost of student membership? Please see our membership page for details or send your inquiry to membership@pmiqld.org