Project Management

Provides graduates with contemporary project management approaches, developing theories and principles, deepening of knowledge, skills set and ability to critically analyse and engage actively in the development and integration of project management as a way of work within organisations. The programme has PMI accreditation.

Key Facts
All modules are taught by faculty members who have worked or who are currently working in the field. Lecturers share practical applications and real-world examples that result in rich discussions and a much more enhanced learning experience.

Subjects taught

Autumn Semester
Project Management Science & Principles
• Strategy Formulation and Implementation
• Project Planning and Control
• People and Behaviour in Projects
• Research in Projects and Organisations

Spring Semester
• Knowledge & Information Management in Project Environments

• Decision Analysis & Judgement in Projects

• Commercial Management of Projects

• International Project Management

• Project Leadership & Governance

Option to exit with a Graduate Diploma in Project Management

Summer Semester
•Project Management Simulation

Elective - Choose 1
•Research Project A -In Company or
•Project B - Confirmation Paper

Entry requirements

Minimum of an honours primary degree (2H2) (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) in a project management related field, such as engineering, science, business, information technology, public administration, health and education. Candidates may be selected for interview to determine suitability.

In the case of international students, the overseas equivalent as determined by the Course Team in consultation with UL Graduate School Admissions. Where candidates are non-native English language speakers, certified demonstrable achievement in TOEFL English Language Competency Test will be required.

Application dates


Please have the following documents ready to upload with your application:

Full degree transcript and certificates/awards (including English translation if applicable)

References if desired

A copy of your birth certificate (long document)

If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where

English is an official language this will suffice

If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:
• English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
• English language competency certificate


1 year full time

More details
  • Qualification letters


  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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