Water Services Management - Sligo

Graduates greatly enhance career opportunities at senior management level in the public and private water/wastewater sector. Students who successfully complete the two-year Post-graduate Diploma may be eligible to progress to the MSc in Water Services Management.

External Accrediting Body
Accredited by The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).

Subjects taught

Project Planning
Transformational Change
Environmental Policy, Planning
and Environmental Impact
Environmental Legislation
Project Implementation
Business Management and Entrepreneurship
Contracts and Procurement
Integrated Management Systems
Data Analysis and Information Management
Strategic Management
Innovative Treatment Processes & Technologies
Asset Management and Resilience

Entry requirements

Applicants require 2nd Class Honours (2.2) Level 8 degree in Engineering, Science or cognate professional area or equivalent.


2 years part-time, online.

On-Campus Attendance
Two one day workshops will take place each semester. Typically, one workshop will be held at ATU Sligo and the second may be located at another regional facility. Attendance at the workshops will be expected for all students.

More details
  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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