Course Details

Course Code(s):
Course Start Date:
1 Year
NFQ Level 8
Faculty: Kemmy Business School
Course Type: Professional/Flexible
Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.
Application Deadline:


Name: Mike O'Brien
Name: Breda Ahern
Address: Programme Administrator
Kemmy Business School
University of Limerick
Email: Telephone: +353 61 202 915

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Brief Description

Designed to enhance the key competencies required to provide direction, facilitate change, manage resources and collaborate across functions, the one-year BA in Management Practice uses interactive workshops and self-directed study to empower learners by developing their individual strengths, expanding their practical skills and offering the latest and best-practice techniques.

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(M) Microcreds available:

Modules listed within the Programme Content with an (M) beside them are MicroCreds and can be taken independently.

For professionals who:

  • Fill middle-level managerial roles in a variety of disciplines within public, private and volunteer organisations
  • Hold a Level 7 (NFQ), ECTS 60 credits award (minimum 2.2) in Management or Business Studies, or an equivalent qualification


Participants learn to:

  • Understand management principles and practices, as well as what it means to be an effective manager in a constantly changing national and international landscape
  • Reflect upon their managerial experience by encouraging self-evaluation and enhancing self-awareness
  • Use key personal and managerial skills, including problem-solving, collaboration, communication, critical thinking and presentation skills, to improve teamwork, motivation and performance
  • Develop their creativity and operational effectiveness, and execute leadership responsibilities within their organisation
  • Use analytical thinking to diagnose problems, formulate solutions in collaboration with others and make effective decisions to address contemporary management problems


How it works

  • Meeting for two consecutive days every three weeks, learners engage in interactive workshops which are augmented and supported by self-directed and personal study hours.
  • Continuous assessment is a core feature of this programme.

Autumn Semester

Spring Semester

MG4917 Supply Chain Management and Customer Relationship Management (M)

MG4918 Strategic Management

PM4018 Personnel Management Practice

MG4928 Organisational Performance and Effectiveness

MG4927 Cross Cultural Management

EC4908 Issues in the Global Economic Environment

MG4937 Management Project: Planning Techniques and Decision Making

MG4938 Management Project: Implementation and Evaluation

(M) A MicroCred is a single module within a larger further award (eg. Certificate, Diploma, Masters). By taking a micro-credential you may be eligible to apply for a credit exemption should you progress to study for a further award.

Hold a Level 7 (NFQ), ECTS 60 credits award (minimum 2.2) in Management or Business Studies, or an equivalent qualification

What to Include with your Application
Delays in receiving these documents will affect the progress of your application.

  • Photo or Scanned original copy of your transcripts for all years of study. (Graduates of UL need only provide us with their Student ID number.)
  • Photo or Scanned copy of passport to verify ID and full legal name.
  • A copy of your most recent CV.
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language may satisfy English Language requirements:
  • If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where English is an official language this will suffice
  • If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:
    • English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
    • English language competency certificate

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EU - €4,750

Non- EU - €5,106

Further information on fees and payment of fees is available from the Student Fees Office website. All fee related queries should be directed to the Student Fees Office (Phone: +353 61 213 007 or email

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