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Certificate in IT Project Management

Applications for September 2021 are no longer being accepted.

Discipline: Business

Programme Code: 


Location: Online

NFQ Level: 7

Programme Duration: One year

Mode of Study: Part time

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Entry Requirements:  Level 6 Higher Certificate in Computing/Technology/Business or cognate area.

Credits: 20

Places: 24


1,080 Euros subject to confirnation

Why Study?

  • Opportunity Information Technology practitioners to upskill in current best practices of project and operations management.
  • Best practices including PRINCE2 (Project in Controlled Environment) and ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) and Agile Scrum.


Applications can be made online at, please select application type L7

Programme Modules

Information Technology Project Management - download module details here (PDF)

information Technology Operations Management - download module details here (PDF)

Software Project Management - download module details here (PDF)

Work Based Project Management - download module details here (PDF)


Learning Outcomes: 

On successful completion of this programme the learner will/should be able to:

1. Demonstrate specialised knowledge and understanding of concepts and application in information technology, operations and software project management methodologies within a broad business context.

2. Apply the concepts and methodologies of information technology, operations and software project management.

3. Implement appropriate information technology, operations and software project management methodologies.

4. Create and present professional project management documentation.

5. Justify the selection and application of appropriate project management methodology and associated tool(s).

6. Recognise appropriate project management best practices relevant to a range of real-world contexts.

7. Work effectively as a IT/software project manager of an interdisciplinary team.

8. Plan and organise work, monitor project work against a plan and evaluate post project implementation.

9. Apply knowledge learned in future projects.

10. Take advantage of and leverage the benefits of diversity in teams.


Essential Information: 

Course Start Date:

20th September 2021 


Application Deadline

Applications are now closed for September 2021. 


Delivery Method:

Fully online with recorded lectures, followed by online discussion groups with the lecturers


Application Process:

Applications are now closed for September 2021.

Places will be awarded on academic merit. If all places have not been filled by applicants holding the required entry requirement (Level 6 Higher Certificate in Computing/Technology/Business or cognate area) Recognised Prior Learning may be offered to those holding less than a Level 6 Higher Certificate in Computing/Technology/Business.

Contact Us

School:                                       School of Business

Department:                               Department of Enterprise & Technology

Head of Department                  Eamon Walsh



Contact person for the course

Graduate Studies & Professional Development
Galway Mayo Institute of Technology
Dublin Road