Project Management - Sligo

Study Hours
One-hour live lecture per module and four to five hours self-directed learning per module.

Who should apply?
This programme designed for graduates or professionals who are interested in developing their skills and competencies in project management. The course has been customised to meet the exact needs of clients in various sectors, through the delivery of core principles of Project Management and allowing the participant to tailor their programme though the selection of electives relevant to their sector.

Subjects taught

Project Planning
Research Methods
Project Management Simulation
Project Implementation
Contracts and Procurement
Strategic Management
Business Management and

For the full list of Elective Modules, refer to the programme web page.

Entry requirements

Candidates will be expected to hold a minimum second-class honours degree Level 8 qualification in a relevant discipline or equivalent. As this programme caters for all professions, any Level 8 qualification will be considered.




2 years part-time, online.

On-Campus Attendance
No attendance required.


Total if Postgraduate Diploma is enrolled in €8,400

Research module 30 credit €2,500

If separated module are undertaking over a number of years

Per 5 credit module €750

Research module 30 credit €3,000

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Career Opportunities
During the last two decades the demand and requirement for competent qualified Project Managers, both in Ireland and Internationally, has continued to grow in all sectors. There is an increasing drive by a range of industries and local authorities to develop, use qualified and competent Project Managers in delivering projects efficiently. Graduates with a Diploma in Project Management are highly sought after both in private and public sectors and have a promising and rewarding career ahead of them.

Further Study
An MSc in Project Management can be achieved by completing a research thesis part-time in year three.

More details
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  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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