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

Applications for September 2021 will open on 06th April

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: Applicants must hold a major award at Level 6 (Higher Certificate) or higher to be eligible to apply.

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 2021 to December 2021. 

• Six Sigma for Quality Management - Thursday evenings, from 6.30pm-9.30pm, from January 2022 to May 2023.

• Project - Done at place of employment, commencing September 2021. Supervision at agreed times with assigned lecturer.

For an overview of the Special Purpose Awards in Quality please see here

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


Closing Date for Applications

30th August 2021.


Application Process
Applications can be made online from 06th April for September 2021 commencement. 


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
Department of Graduate Studies and Professional Development
Dublin Rd.

Tel: 085 8567558