Project Management - Online

All businesses and organisations have their own goals and objectives that need to be achieved in order to measure its level of growth and success. To successfully complete specific goals and objectives, careful planning, organisation, and management of the available resources is required. Project management is a very useful tool in the deployment of resources which include time, money, and people in order to exceed or reach the expectations of customers.

Developed by skilled and experienced project management professionals, Fitzwilliam Institute’s online postgraduate diploma in project management features case studies and real life project management briefs, to hone project management industry’s best skills and practice. Our practical skills approach model provides you with hands-on experience from key project management industry figures, enabling you to become a successful project manager.

Course Features:
Benefiting from over 30 years’ practical skills training experience, Fitzwilliam Institute’s Online Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management course features:
• Comprehensive modules covering all aspects of project management: Project Initiation, Project Identification, Building the Project Management Team, Project Management Leadership, Project Management Planning and Organisation Process, Project Management Negotiation Skills, Project Management Conflict Resolution, Project Management Quality Management, Risk Management Strategy, Risk Management Strategy, Project Management Scoping and Time Management, Project Management Execution, Project Management Evaluation, Project Management Communication Skills, ProjectLibre Open Source Project Management Software, Overview of the ProjectLibre Environment, Setting up and Managing a Project, etc. In addition, Public Relations and Setting up a Consultancy Modules are included in this course.
• Interactive course expert support, advice and guidance from leading industry professionals. Always ready to help and answer any questions you might have throughout the course, all of our project management course experts are top industry professionals with many years of successful project management experience across a broad range of industries. Fitzwilliam Institute’s cutting edge program in project management contains the core and vital project management industry key skillset and, on completion, all of our students are industry-ready.
• Real life project management briefs. Fitzwilliam Institute’s Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management offers practical and specific project management skills that can be applied in real world situations. You will gain exposure to invaluable project management toolkits and prepare real life project management briefs, which will enable you to develop your project management portfolio. The course project is aimed at providing you with the confidence and ability to take on and create project management strategies for any organisation.
• Flexible online learning. Fitzwilliam Institute’s Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management course can be completed in your own time, from the comfort of your own home, to suit your lifestyle. You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.
• Project Management Jobs, Networking and Volunteer Opportunities. Benefiting from many years of industry experience, Fitzwilliam Institute are extremely well placed within the project management industry. Employers are always looking for Fitzwilliam Institute’s project management students and alumni. Our website features a comprehensive jobs and volunteer opportunities section.

On successful completion of this course you will receive a Professional Postgraduate Diploma qualification that is certified and awarded by the ICM (Institute of Commercial Management).

Subjects taught

Please see "Course Web Page" above for list of subjects.

Entry requirements

Criteria for eligibility must be met in full prior to commencing the programme. For successful enrollment on the Postgraduate Diploma course, the minimum entry requirement is a prior Degree level qualification.

Application dates

Enrolment intake is strictly limited on this course. Early application is advised. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.


You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.


€1995. To secure your place on the course the full fee is required. All fees must be paid in full before the course begins. Please note, the full course fees are inclusive of all course materials and certification costs.

Enrolment dates

Start date: 14 June 2024

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  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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