Project & Programme Management - Online

This programme uses a flexible online delivery to equip experienced project professionals with skills, knowledge and understanding of project and programme management as a means of delivering sustainable benefits to contemporary organisations.

There are two programme intakes each year (Autumn and Spring). The programme has PMI accreditation. Graduate Certificate in Project & Programme Management (1 year) and Graduate Diploma in Project & Programme Management (18 months)

Key Fact
Working with faculty and peers, our emphasis on technical knowledge and leadership skills will provide students with the well-rounded expertise that today's employers demand.

Subjects taught

Year 1

Autumn Semester
Project & Programme Science and Principles
People & Behaviour in Projects

Spring Semester
•Project and Programme Planning and Control
•Project Leadership & Governance
•Programme Value, Risk and Decision-Making

Summer Semester
In-Company Project

Year 2

Autumn Senester
•Strategic Management and Programmes
•Knowledge & Information
•Management in Project Environments

Spring Semester
•Commercial Management of Projects
•International Project Management
•Research in Projects & Organisations

Summer Semester
Research Paper

Entry requirements

Applicants for a Master's programme must normally have a first or second class Level 8 honours degree (National Qualifications Authority of Ireland or other internationally recognised equivalent) in a relevant or appropriate subject, or equivalent prior learning that is recognised by the University as meeting this requirement. Applicants must also satisfy the English Language Requirements of the University. The University reserves the right to shortlist and interview applicants as deemed necessary.

In addition this programme requires a minimum 4 years experience working in a project environment.

Application dates


Qualification transcripts and/or certificates (including certified English translations if applicable).
English language qualification(s) (if English is not your first language).
A copy of your passport or birth certificate (long document).
A copy of your most recent CV.


2 years part time.


An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.

Post Course Info

Our graduates are project professionals with minimum of 4 years experience working in a project environment. We have had unprecedented levels of satisfaction and feedback from our learners on the MSc in Project and Programme Management.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Flexible

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