Entry & Fees

Entry Requirements
& Fees

Interested in joining the next intake of our online MSc in Project & Programme Management? Learn our entry requirements and payment options below, and get in touch if you have any questions.

Acceptance into our online Masters in Project and Programme Management typically requires a level 8 degree and a minimum of 4 years’ experience working in a project-related environment.

Recognition of Prior Learning

If you do not have a degree, you may qualify for this programme based on 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 interview you directly.


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


The fee for this part-time, online masters programme is €8,770 per year. Fees subject to change for 2025/2026.

Payment options

We offer flexible payment options for the online Masters in Project and Programme Management. Choose from three methods of payment to suit your budget, or the UL fees office can assist if you require an invoice for your organisation.
  1. Pay in full each year, prior to course commencement.
  2. Pay in two instalments, the first before commencement of semester 1 and the second before commencement of semester 2.
  3. Set up a monthly payment plan over the course of the 2-year programme.

Employer Support

One of the most valuable benefits of the online MSc in Project & Project Management is the advantage for your employer: lessons are taught in the context of your current work environment so many students have their course fees sponsored by their employers. The skills developed and knowledge acquired during the programme can be immediately applied to your current projects and organisation, bringing real ROI for your employer.

What To Include With Your Application

- Qualification transcripts and/or certificates (including certified English translations if applicable).
- A copy of your passport or birth certificate (long document)
- A copy of your 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 possible, the following additional documents must be provided:
- English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
- English language competency certificate

PMI-GAC Accredited Course

Globally recognised for its excellent standard of teaching, the UL online MSc in Project & Programme Management is PMI-GAC accredited. This university level 9 master’s degree also provides more than enough credits to apply for PMP qualification with the Project Management Institute.
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