Environmental, Health and Safety Management

Athlone Institute of Technology

24 months
12000 EUR/year
4650 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This two-year part-time Environmental, Health and Safety Management programme at Athlone Institute of Technology aims to provide participants with specialist knowledge in both environmental management and health and safety management.


On successful completion of the Environmental, Health and Safety Management programme, participants will:

  • Have a detailed knowledge and understanding of the major concepts and theories associated with environmental, health and safety management.
  • Employ appropriate advanced data analysing, synthesising and summarising skills in a scientific research environment.
  • Have a detailed knowledge and understanding of the concepts and processes of risk management at Athlone Institute of Technology.
  • Be able to implement risk assessment techniques in a number of diverse areas.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of and apply current approaches to managing chemical and biological hazards.
  • Understand how the principles of toxicology relate to occupational exposures.
  • Discuss and formulate measures to prevent pollution and reduce waste through process design.
  • Be able to demonstrate a knowledge that is integrated across the legal, financial and general business aspects of professional practice.
  • Understand the role and importance of strategy in organisations.
  • Understand the importance of compliance with legislation and the consequences of non-compliance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Occupational Toxicology,
  • Risk Management and Organisational Behaviour, 
  • Environmental Hazards, 
  • Occupational Hygiene and Hazards, 
  • Environmental, Health and Safety Law

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holders of a BSc (ordinary degree, Level 7) in Environmental, Health and Safety Management at Merit Grade 1 or equivalent, and with three years’ relevant work experience. 
  • This work experience does not necessarily imply additional experience to that which may already have been considered for entry to the undergraduate programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4650 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4650 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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