Taught course

Project Management

University of Limerick · Kemmy Business School

Entry requirements

Minimum of an honours primary degree (2H2) (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) in a project management related field, such as engineering, science, business, information technology, public administration, health and education. Candidates may be selected for interview to determine suitability.

Months of entry


Course content

Programme Structure
Autumn Semester
Project Management Science & Principles; People and Behaviour in Projects; Decision Analysis and Judgement in Projects; Research in Projects and Organisations; Project Planning and Control.

Spring Semester
Strategy Formulation and Implementation; Project Leadership, Sustainability and Governance; Commercial Management of Projects; International Project Management; Knowledge and Information Management in Project Environments,

Summer Semester
Project Management Simulation; Research Project A - In Company or Research Project B - Confirmation Paper.

Information for international students

In the case of international students, the overseas equivalent as determined by the Course Team in consultation with UL Graduate School Admissions. Where candidates are non-native English language speakers, certified demonstrable achievement in TOEFL English Language Competency Test will be required.

Fees and funding

The University of Limerick is offering 10 taught postgraduate scholarships to potential applicants for the 2014/15 academic year. The value of each scholarship is €2,000. The successful candidates will receive the scholarship in the form of a reduced fee. The Scholarships will be allocated by the faculties on the basis of financial need and personal statement from the applicants. For more information on how to apply please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/scholarship-funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dan Aherne