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Water Services Management

Institute of Technology Sligo

24 months
4400 EUR/year
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This Water Services Management programme from Institute of Technology Sligo has been developed to address the increasing and demanding needs of professionals in the water and wastewater sectors. The programme is the first of its kind anywhere in the world to be made available online and on a part time basis.


This Water Services Management programme from Institute of Technology Sligo focuses on developing a greater understanding of the management of people and organisations, project planning and implementation, and the legal and planning framework relevant to the water sector.

Our programme targets water sector specific specialist topics on contracts and procurement, the integration of management systems, data analytics and information management, strategic management, innovative treatment processes and technologies and asset management and resilience. Having successfully completed Year 2, participants are entitled to be awarded the Post Graduate Diploma in Water Services Management. 


Graduates should have greatly enhanced career opportunities at senior management level in the public and private water/wastewater sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Innovative Treatment Processes & Technologies 
  • Asset Management and Resilience
  • Environmental Policy, Planning and EIA 
  • Environmental Legislation 
  • Project Implementation 
  • Business Management & Entrepreneurship 
  • Contracts & Procurement 
  • Integrated Management Systems 
  • Data Analytics and Information Management 
  • Strategic Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

2nd Class Honours (2.2) Level 8 degree in Engineering, Science or cognate professional area or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4400 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • €4,400 per year - Post Graduate Diploma.
  • €2,200 for - M.Sc.
  • Fees paid for approved applicants employed by Irish Water and Irish Local Authorities.

Living costs for Sligo

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Updated over a year ago

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