Entry Requirements & Fees

Think our PMI-GAC accredited, global online Masters in Project & Programme Management is right for you? Read on for our entry requirements and payment options, and get in touch if you have any questions. The September 2022 intake application deadline is 26th August 2022, so please ensure you apply by that date if you are intested in undertaking this year's intake.

Next intake

September 2022

Entry Requirements

Acceptance into our Online Masters in Project and Programme Management typically requires a 2.2 honours primary degree (level 8) and a minimum of 4 years’ experience working in a project-related environment.

However, we have graduates and current students who hold a Diploma or Certificate rather than a Degree and have qualified for this masters based on their extensive work experience. In such instances, we evaluate your experience, portfolio and references in accordance with the University’s policy on recognition of prior learning. We may also ask to interview you directly.

* Non-native English Speakers If candidates are non-native English language speakers, certified demonstrable achievement in a standard English language competency test will be required.

Highly Affordable

Complete this 2 year, 90 ECTS masters for a highly competitive cost of €8,010 per yearPlease note that year 2 fees may increase
due to student levy charges.
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Flexible Payment Options

We’re committed to helping you achieve your academic goals and to working with you to ensure fee payment doesn’t stand in your way of studying our Online Masters in Project and Programme Management. Choose from three methods of payment to suit your budget, or get in touch with Course Coordinator, Maria O’Connell if you require an invoice for your organisation for course fees.

Pay in full each year, prior to course commencement.
Pay in two instalments, the first before commencement of semester 1 and the second before commencement of semester 2.
Set up a monthly payment plan over the course of the 2 year programme.

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To discuss flexible payment options, simply get in touch. Contact Course Administrator

Employer Support

One of the most distinctive and valuable benefits of the UL Online Masters in Project & Programme Management is the advantage for your employer: lessons are taught in the context of your current work environment. Because of this, many of our students have their course fees supported by their employers. The skills developed and knowledge acquired during the course, can be immediately applied to your current projects and organisation, bringing real ROI for your employer.

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Career Progression

Whether you’re looking to advance to programme manager or simply strengthen and expand your project management skills, our online masters provides the right blend of industry-relevant content and practical skills to get you there.

Senior-Level Strategy

Successful programme and senior project managers must be able to assess the potential impact of programme decisions across their organisation. Through this Masters in Project & Programme Management, you’ll develop the ability to assess and influence good decisions, facilitating your move into more senior, strategic roles.

Specialist to Project Manager

Many of our students find themselves moving from a specialist technical role to a more dedicated project management position. This course helps address the challenges of such a move, providing a different perspective on projects and what it takes to lead and motivate others.

Cross-Industry Capabilities

All industries and sectors are becoming increasingly competitive, which accelerates the need for best-practice project management. This masters gives you the skills to successfully manage projects and programs regardless of sector, opening up wider career opportunities for your future.

What Our Students Say

“The programme delivers more than just project management skills, you learn how to manage people effectively.”
David Horsak, Technical Product Manager, URBANARA GmbH, Germany
Martina Graduate, Project Manager, ON Semiconductor
“The course brought together all of my previous learnings and experience and gave me a Masters qualification with credible accreditation.”
Martina Corbett, Project Manager, ON Semiconductor
“The collaboration with other students was fantastic, providing an online community to gain other viewpoints and opinions.”
Trevor Donnellan, Vice President, Modular Automation USA Inc.


Our Masters in Project & Programme Management is one of few PMI GAC-accredited, online masters programmes worldwide. Students who complete this masters acquire an internationally recognised, PMI GAC-accredited, level 9 university degree.