Public Sector - Applied Leadership & Management in the Public Sector - Mayo

ATU - Mayo Campus

Public Sector - Applied Leadership & Management in the Public Sector - Mayo

Who should apply?
This programme is suitable for those in a leadership and management role in the public sector, or a person seeking to work in that area.

Subjects taught


Leadership and Management
Employment Law and Finance
Governance and Compliance for Quality
Critical Thinking
Strategic Organisational Dynamics and Change for Leaders
Research Methods
Applied Research Project
*Exit awards available

Entry requirements

Applicants require a Level 8 degree with a grade of 2.2 or higher

Application dates

How to Apply
Application date opens from February 17th, 2022

Please complete and submit your application ONLINE, selecting Course Code: GA_SALMC_V09

Closing date for receipt of completed applications for September intake is 5pm on Friday, 27th May 2022.

Please note: Non-EU students cannot apply for part-time programmes, as per immigration regulations.


2 years part-time, blended.

Study Hours
It is recommended that students should allow up to 10 hours a week per 10 -credit module.

On-Campus Attendance
Attendance is required at the Mayo Campus for 4 x 1.5 days residential sessions per semester (Thursday afternoons and Friday all day once a month over the first academic year). The final year will comprise of scheduled meetings with the research supervisor.

Post Course Info

Job Opportunities
This programme offers an excellent opportunity for graduates to move to the next stage of their career.

It is also of distinct benefit to those who wish to enhance their effectiveness as a leader and a manager in the position that they hold.

Graduates will benefit from enhanced leadership and management competencies and applied skills that will improve their employability and effectiveness as professionals.

Holders of this qualification will be able to capitalise on the opportunities that emerge from reform and re-structuring in the Health, Social Care and Public Sectors.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Blended

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