Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Health Project Management

Institute of Technology Sligo

12 months
2000 EUR/year
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This Health Project Management programme from Institute of Technology Sligo aims to introduce students to the core concepts within health project management. 


Students in the Health Project Management programme from Institute of Technology Sligo will gain insights into using leadership skills for the effective management of change. Students will also become proficient in a range of research methods and tools in qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research approaches. 

Objectives of Post-Graduate Certificate in Health Project Management from Institute of Technology Sligo

  • To develop knowledge and analytical skills in the planning and delivery of evidence based health projects. 
  • To develop leadership and  health project management competencies and show evidence of using these in health or other settings 
  • To develop competencies in quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research design 
  • To develop self – reflective and leadership skills in the management of organisational change and in health project management 
  • To develop professional practice skills to work autonomously and in collaboration with a broad range of relevant stakeholders. 


Graduates will be suitably qualified to work in a wide range of health, community and workplace settings. 

Roles may include health promotion and development officers for a range of topics for example sport/physical activity, mental health and sexual health with various population groups. 

Graduates may pursue careers as health project officers or health project managers, development officers, researchers and as wellness practitioners.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Project Management
  • Quantitative Methods for Health Research
  • Change Management and Leadership in Health Project Management
  • Qualitative & Mixed Methods for Health Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications with a 2.2 Honours award in a relevant discipline may apply. 
  • Applicants who do not meet this entry criterion may be considered through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
  • As Healthy Ireland encourages all sectors of society to engage in promoting health we welcome graduates from a wide variety of backgrounds including but not limited to health science/ health promotion, sport and leisure, education, social sciences and childcare. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

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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