Taught course

Occupational Safety Engineering and Ergonomics

National University of Ireland Galway · Department of Industrial Engineering

Entry requirements

The MAppSc programme is open to individuals that have an honours degree from a recognised university or third level college, or a pass degree, with at least three years relevant experience acceptable to Faculty of Engineering. A letter of consent from his/ her employer agreeing to release the candidate for the required lectures is normally required for those undertaking the programme on a part-time basis.

Months of entry


Course content

The primary aim of the programme is to develop the knowledge and skills of postgraduates with an interest in Occupational Health & Safety and/ or Ergonomics. A range of candidates are expected to apply: recent
graduates, those with a primary qualification in Occupational Health & Safety and/ or ergonomics or a related area, and professionals wishing to add to their
qualifications. This programme provides the flexibility necessary to accommodate this cohort and recognises prior academic achievement in relevant areas.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Mr. Enda Fallon
+353 91 492745