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Microsoft Project

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About Microsoft Project

About the software

Microsoft Project is a project management software program, and is designed to assist project managers in developing plans, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing budgets and analysing workloads.

See also MindGenius; the Gantt view, task management and analysis tools will be adequate for managing some projects.


The latest version of Project Standard and Project Professional may be purchased by departments for use on computers owned or leased by the University. See Obtaining the software for more information.

Obtaining the software



Not installed

Home use

Project is not available to students via the Library & IT Help Desk.


Supported and unsupported PCs

Microsoft Project can be purchased via the Microsoft Select deal.

Home use

IT Services is not able to sell Microsoft Project for home use.

Documentation, training and support




IT Services is unable to offer support for Microsoft Project.