Project Management

University of Limerick

12 months
13397 EUR/year
7853 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This MSc in Project Management programme offered at University of Limerick provides graduates with contemporary project management approaches, developing theories and principles, deepening of knowledge, skills set and ability to critically analyse and engage actively in the development and integration of project management as a way of work within organisations.


This MSc in Project Management programme offered at University of Limerick has PMI accreditation.

Specifically it will

  • Introduce the fundamental principles of project management, frameworks processes and developing theories used in explaining how new project assets achieve business benefits in a change environment.
  • Provide learners with the competencies to manage groups and teams and to interact effectively with project stakeholders
  • Demonstrate project management best practice in managing human, physical and financial resources throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Introduce the principles of how to manage change through portfolios, programmes and projects in line with organisational strategic objectives.
  • Explore commercial management of projects including capital budgeting, project appraisal, outsourcing business case development
  • Show how projects and project management maturity models can be interpreted  and integrated within individual and organisational development initiatives
  • Introduce the concepts and theories of corporate and social responsibility and provide a framework for planning and evaluating the actions and performance of a project in the context of sustainable and socially responsible activity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowledge & Information Management in Project Environments
  • Project Management Science & Principles
  • Strategy Formulation and Implementation
  • Project Planning and Control
  • People and Behaviour in Projects
  • Decision Analysis & Judgement in Projects
  • Research in Projects and Organisations
  • Commercial Management of Projects
  • International Project Management
  • Project Leadership & Governance
  • Project Management Simulation
  • Research Project A -In Company or
  • Project B - Confirmation Paper

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Full degree transcript and certificates/awards (including English translation if applicable)
  • English language qualifications (if English is not your first language)
  • References if desired
  • A copy of your birth certificate (long document)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13397 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13397 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7853 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7853 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


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