Lean Sigma Systems

This Masters Black Belt programme was designed in collaboration with leading Irish companies to create graduates with the understanding of and capability for both the theory and practical application of quality management tools and techniques, particularly in the areas of Lean and Six Sigma. Graduates of this course will be considered Master Black Belts in Lean and Six Sigma.

Subjects taught

Year 1 - Lean Systems

Semester 1
1.Lean Thinking/Lean Tools 1
2.Leadership and Change Management

Semester 2
3.Lean Thinking/Lean Tools 2
4.Lean Project / Lean Healthcare Project

Year 2 - Six Sigma

Semester 3
5.Quality Science Statistics
7.Advanced Quality Statistics

Semester 4
6.Advanced Quality Statistics
8.Six Sigma Project
9.Enterprise Improvement Project


2-3 Years, Part Time, Blended


The cost of the programme is €14,000. This is payable in 4 equal installments of €3,500 over 4 semesters. There are 2 semesters per year. If an applicant has previously completed a Specialist Diploma in Lean or Six Sigma from U.L, their fee will be reduced accordingly.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

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