Thompson Rivers University

Project Management for Grad Students

Mitacs is providing free, online workshops for graduate students in BC. For each workshop there are 24 seats available, and sessions are full-day.

For a description of each workshop, please visit Mitacs.

To register, students must create an account or log in to their accounts on EDGE.

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Project Management


This is a two-day, hands-on course for graduate students. Reach project deadlines with less stress. Gain techniques and tools to help you create realistic project timelines and manage your time and energy.

Using a customized project planning tool, you’ll be reaching your project deadlines with energy and time to spare.

Learning outcomes:

At the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand how to define tasks, task duration, milestones, and deadlines
  • Know how to use planning techniques to implement and adapt project timelines
  • Learn processes and techniques to communicate your project status to your research team