MS Project Management

Credit Hours: 33

MSPM Road Map (Project Base)

Semester 1


S/No Codes Course Level CH Pre-requisite
1 MSP601 Fundamentals of Project


Core 3
2 MSP602 Project Cost and Finance Management Core 3
3 MSP603 Project Human Resource & Communication Management Core 3

Semester 2

S/No Codes Course Level CH Pre-requisite
1 MSP604 Project Planning, Scheduling &

Time Management

Core 3
2 MSP605 Project Risk Management Core 3
3 MSP606 Project Procurement & Contract


core 3
4 MSPXXX Project-1** Project 3

Semester 3 (12 Credit Hrs )

S/No Codes Course Level CH Pre-requisite
1 MSP607 Project Quality Management Core 3
2 MSP608 Project Monitoring, Evaluation

and Control Management

Core 3
3 MSPXXX Elective-1* (Specialization) Specialization 3
4 MSPXXX Project-2** Project 3

List of Elective Programs


S/No Codes Title of the Course CH
1. MSP621 Disaster Management 3
2. MSP622 Innovation and Technology Management 3
3. MSP623 NGO Management 3
4. MSP624 Scope and Integration Management 3
5. MSP625 Government Projects 3
6. MSP626 Project Supply Chain Management 3
7. MSP627 Project Review, Assurance and Governance 3
8. MSP628 Project Communication and Stakeholder Management 3


S/No Codes Title of the Course CH
1. MSP631 Primavera CBT 3
2. MSP632 EPM Microsoft Project Server (2010) CBT 3
3. MSP633 SharePoint Solutions CBT 3
4. MSP634 Available for CBT Projects 3
5. MSP635 Project Management Office 3
6. MSP636 Advance Skills for Project Management



Maritime Management (Specialization / Standalone Electives): 3 CH each.

Course Code Course Title
MTM 101 Introduction to Maritime Industry
MTM 230 Introduction to Maritime Law and International Maritime Convention
MTM 215 Economics of Sea Transport & International Trade
MTM 222 Introduction to Coastal Zone Management
MTM 304 Port Operations and Management
MTM 306 Shipping Operations and Management
MTM 322 Fisheries Resources & Management
MTM 401 Coastal Eco-Tourism Development and Management
MTM 403 Maritime Innovation & Entrepreneurship
MTM 526 Maritime Business: China Pakistan Perspective under CPEC
MTM 521 Maritime Business and HRM
MTM 527 Maritime Management: Concept and Applications
MTM 528 Contemporary Issues of Maritime Management
MTM 529 Maritime Management in Pakistan: Past, Present and Future
HRM 508 Marine Environments and Administration

Foreign Language

CLE 401 Chinese Language

Topics for Research in Maritime Domain for MBA/ MS/MPhil/PhD

  1. Shipping Industry of Pakistan: Scope and Dimensions for Development in Global and Regional Perspective
  2. Maritime Education and Research: Employment Scope and Development Avenues in Pakistani Perspective under BRI and CPEC
  3. Employment and Entrepreneurship Opportunities: Maritime Education and Skill needs of Pakistan in CPEC Scenario of 2025 and Beyond
  4. Management of Warehouses: New Trends under Technology Dominance, Pakistan a Case in Point
  5. Marine Oil Spill: Past, Present and Future Status of Pakistani Coastal Protection and Disaster Management
  6. Port Management under Technology Dominance: Karachi Port Trust and its Significance in Pakistan’s Economy
  7. Port Management under Technology Dominance: The Port Muhammad Bin Qasim and its Significance in Pakistan’s Economy
  8. Effective Cargo Management: Managing Shipping Containers at Pakistani Ports, a Case in Point
  9. State of Maritime Container Terminals in Pakistan: Significance of Automated Systems
  10. Shipping Industry in Pakistan: Current Status and its Future in view of CPEC Scenario of 2025-2030
  11. Issues of Port Safety in Pakistan: Management Risks and Solutions as Per International Standards
  12. Boat Construction Dynamics in Pakistan: Its significance and Future in View of CPEC Scenario of 2025-2030.
  13. Gawadar Fish Harbor: Its Significance, Development Prospects and Future under CPEC Expansions
  14. Maritime Security: Current Status and its Future In view of BRI and CPEC Scenario of 2030.
  15. Pakistan and China Collaborations for Enhancing Growth of Maritime industry in Pakistan.
  16. Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Finance for Sustainable Development and Exploration of Maritime resources.
  17. Challenges Expected to be Faced By Developing Countries After the Decade of the Ocean (2021-2030)
  18. Scope and Dimensions of Shipping Industry of Pakistan for Development in Regional and Global Perspective.
  19. Concept of Smart Port and Cargo Management Practices: Recommendations for Pakistan under CPEC Perspective
  20. Prospects of Economic Growth and Social Development through Maritime Education in Pakistan
  21. Smart Shipping, Ports, Transportation and Global Connectivity through BRI and CPEC.
  22. Role of Gwadar Port in Employment Opportunities, Social Development and Poverty Alleviation.
  23. Concept of Blue Economy and Opportunities of Growth and Development in Pakistani Perspective under BRI and CPEC
  24. Sustainable Energy, Mineral Resources and Development of Innovative Industries in Maritime Sector of Pakistan.
  25. Maritime Safety, Security and Regulatory Policies of Pakistan and Implications under CPEC Development.
  26. Measuring Impact of Green Supply Chain Management on Corporate Performance of Manufacturing Industries in Gwadar Special Economic Zone (Predicting Future through Mixed Method Approach).
  27. Forecasting Impact of Green Supply Chain Practices at Gwadar Industrial Zone on Future of Organizational Performances and Businesses.
  28. Gwadar Industrial Zone in 2040: Supply Chain Management Impacting Financial Outlays of Organizations and their Sustainability.
  29. Gwadar Industrial Zone in 2040: Comparative Study of Conventional and Green Supply Chain Practices Impacting Organizational Sustainability.
  30. Supply Chain Management at Transit Points of Gwadar Industrial Zone: Measuring Impact of Technology on Sustainability of Organizations.