Innovation Management

Graduates of the Specialist Diploma in Innovation Management gain knowledge and skills to meet the needs of companies, to drive innovation and establish an innovative business environment. Students learn about innovation and change, how it effects business operations and identify new process technologies that will improve operational efficiency and competitiveness. The programme also addresses how to manage new product innovation strategies and process technologies effectively, and find appropriate business process improvements to facilitate the introduction of such technologies.

This programme forms part of the MSc in Technology Management. Those who have completed this programme may continue on to the MSc and will be eligible for exemptions from the modules completed as part of this Specialist Diploma.


1 Year Part Time

Further enquiries

Tel: +353 (0) 61 213360

Subjects taught

Programme Content

Semester 1
• Managing Innovation
• Enterprise Modelling and Simulation

Semester 2
• Managing Technology Projects
• Product Design and Development
• Company Project


Innovation Management, Specialist Diploma Level 9 (NFQ)

Application date

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.

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