Postgraduate Diploma in Architectural Management

Study Discipline: Architecture & Design
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions: Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey in architectural management with our Postgraduate Diploma, a program designed to provide specialized education for Candidate Architects, Candidate Senior Architectural Technologists, and professionals with relevant qualifications. Beyond traditional education, this program is a gateway to mastering the intricacies of managing professional practices, construction projects, architectural contracts, and property development ventures. It equips graduates to effectively and profitably navigate these aspects in their professional careers.

As the architectural landscape evolves, envision yourself at the forefront of architectural management, shaping the future of the industry. The program not only imparts knowledge but fosters a deep understanding of the dynamic challenges and opportunities in architectural practice.


Unlock the potential within the Postgraduate Diploma in Architectural Management program (Programme Code: E8AM1Q) at the University of Johannesburg. Immerse yourself in a full-time experience that unfolds over a year, or opt for a flexible part-time approach spanning two years. At NQF Level 8 with 140 credits (SAQA: 118134), this program is not just a qualification; it’s an investment in your mastery of architectural management.

Admission Requirements

The purpose of the Postgraduate Diploma (Architectural Management) is to provide Candidate Architects, Candidate Senior Architectural Technologists or others who hold appropriate relevant qualifications, specialised education in the management of professional practices (including knowledge aspects), construction projects, various architectural contracts and property development projects so that they will be able to effectively and profitably manage these aspects as part of their professional careers.


  • Strategic Architectural Practice Management
  • Construction Project Administration
  • Legal Aspects of Architectural Contracts
  • Financial Management in Property Development

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Future Career Outcomes

Witness the tangible impact of our program through the stories of successful alumni, where their real-world examples demonstrate the seamless integration of skills developed during the Postgraduate Diploma. Explore the demands of the architectural industry and understand how this program aligns with the evolving needs of the job market. Emphasize the relevance of skills development, positioning graduates as adaptable and sought-after professionals in the architectural management landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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