Taught course

Environmental Health and Safety Management

Dublin Institute of Technology · School of Food Science and Environmental Health

Entry requirements

Conversion Programme An honours bachelor degree (2.2 grade or higher) or equivalent in a Science, Engineering, Technology, Construction, Environmental Health or related discipline.

Eligible candidates may be interviewed.

Note: Due to the considerable competition for our postgraduate programmes satisfying the minimum entry requirement is not a guarantee of a place.

Depending on the programme of study applications will be assessed based on your academic grades and may also take into account your work/life experience. Applicants may also be required to attend for interview for specific programmes.

Months of entry


Course content

This interdisciplinary course is aimed at graduates who are seeking to update their current knowledge and skills and to enhance their career opportunities in the following areas:

  • Occupational safety and health;
  • environmental management;
  • fire safety;
  • food safety;
  • the built environment; and
  • risk management.

Information for international students

International Student Office, Dublin Institute of Technology, International Office, DIT, 41 Mountjoy Square, Dublin 1 Find out more at the International Office: DIT International Office; Telephone: +353 1 402 4253/ 7844; Email: pg.international@dit.ie.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    This programme is delivered in DIT, Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin 1. The full-time mode requires attendance for two days per week and the part-time mode requires attendance for one day per week per academic year.

Course contact details

Mr Victor Hrymak
+353-1-402 4529