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Nursing Health Sciences and Social Care

Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management

We are now accepting applications for entry into this programme which is due to commence in September 2021

Discipline: Nursing Health Sciences and Social Care

Location: Mayo

NFQ Level: 9

Mode of Study: Flexible Learning

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Places: 20


Current fees are listed on our Fees Page


Why Study?

This Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management in GMIT has been designed to develop the leadership, managerial, and organisational skills of the Health and Social Care and Public Sector leader and manager.  

Students who complete the Certificate in Applied Leadership and Management may wish to progress to the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Leadership and Management and ultimately to the MSc in Applied Leadership and Management. 

The programme is designed around three key themes:

  • Self-development;
  • Impact on the team;
  • Leader within the organisation


Download our brochure here.

Programme Modules

This programme is delivered over 1 semester and it has 3 modules, and each module is worth 10 ETC credits at level 9.

Semester 1

  • Leadership & Management
  • Employment Law & Finance
  • Governance and Compliance for Quality

Career Opportunities

This programme offers an excellent opportunity for holders of the Cert. in Applied Leadership and Management to move to the next stage of their career. This qualification will also enhance the graduate’s effectiveness as a leader and a manger in the position that they hold. 

Essential Information: 

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for students entering these programmes is level 8 H2.2. Recognition of prior learning will be in line with GMIT Academic Code of practice number 6. Prospective students who hold a level 7 degree may be recommended to undertake a level 8 bridging module for example ‘Foundations in Research’ (NURS08142) prior to commencing the programme.


How to Apply

Please complete and submit your application ONLINE :

Please click here to access a user guide (PDF, 511KB) to enable successful completion and submission of your application.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications for September intake is 5pm on Friday, 28th May, 2021.

Please note: Non-EU students cannot apply for part-time programmes, as per immigration regulations.


Residential Dates

Download indicative residential timetble here.



Current fees are listed on our Fees Page


Course Duration

The course runs for 1 semester.

Contact Us

Clodagh Geraghty,

Lecturer in Law and HRM,