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Certificate in Quality for Industry - Statistics & Management (Part Time)

Course Full for September 2020

Discipline: Science

Location: Galway - Dublin Road

NFQ Level: 7

Programme Duration: 30 Weeks

Mode of Study: Part time

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Entry Requirements: There are no entry requirements to undertake this Certificate, but you must have completed the Certificate in Quality before commencing Six Sigma for Quality Management.

Places: 30


€400 for Production & Supervisory Management
€400 for Six Sigma for Quality Management
€800 for Project

Why Study?

Programme Modules

The make-up of the Certificate in Quality - Statistics & Management is: 

Follow-on Studies: 

Essential Information: 


• Production & Supervisory Management - Thursday evenings, from 6.30pm-9.30pm, from September 2020 to December 2020. Commencing 01st October 2020

• Six Sigma for Quality Management - Thursday evenings, from 6.30pm-9.30pm, from January 2021 to May 2022.

• Project - Done at place of employment, commencing September 2020 Supervision at agreed times with assigned lecturer.

Eligibility for the full Level 7 degree:

To do the full Level 7 degree in Quality for Industry, you need to hold a Level 6 award in Science, Business or Engineering. If you have foreign qualifications, please contact QQI / NARIC website ( which may be able to map your foreign award to the Irish system.


Recognition of your experience in industry (also known as recognition of prior learning (RPL)):

If you don’t hold a Level 6 award, and if you have significant experience in industry (medical device, or pharmaceutical industry), then you could apply to GMIT to review your work experience to see if your work experience can be accredited as being the same as a Level 6 award. For further information and to apply for RPL go to


Applying to study individual certificates or individual modules:
If you do not hold a Level 6 award, and do not have sufficient experience to get it recognized as equivalent to a Level 6 you can still do all the modules in the degree. You will not graduate with a degree, but will graduate with three separate Certificates. Alternatively, you can apply to do a particular Certificate or a particular module(s). 


Closing Date for Applications

30th August 2020.


Application Process
You must download, complete fully and return by email (not by post) the Application Form. Incomplete files/ postal applications will be returned.


Student Cards

Students who enrol for this Certificate will qualify for issuing of a GMIT Student ID Card. 


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Contact Us

Course details

Michelle Healy
Graduate and Professional Development
Dublin Rd.

Tel: 085 8567558



Mary Russell
Graduate and Professional Development
Dublin Rd.

Tel: +353 (0)91 742145