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Tuesday 30 May 2017

B.Sc. (Hons) in Construction Project Management (NFQ Level 8)

Course Details

Special Note:


Course Fees: €2,250.00 per annum
NFQ Level: 8
ECTS Credits: 60
Course Code: TBA

Course Presentation

The content of the programme, delivered over 1 year (2 years part-time), includes subjects pertinent to the practice of Construction Project Management professionals. The programme’s focus is strongly oriented towards Project Management Practice, including Law, ICT, Construction Project Control, Economics alongside an Individual Research Project.

Learners will complete 6 core modules (45 credits) alongside Individual Research Project (15 credits). The core (mandatory) modules are;

  • Project Management 
  • Construction Law 
  • BIM Management - ICT
  • Construction Project Control
  • Property Economics
  • Individual Research Project

Elective module

  • Professional Practice

Awarding Body

Dundalk Institute of Technology – Level 8 B.Sc. in Construction Project Management (60 credits)

Who Should Apply?

This programme has been designed to upskill construction professionals and provides technically trained personnel to work in a number of areas within the construction sector including: Project Management, Construction Management, Facility Management, Property Management, Consultants within both public and private sector. Construction Managers have many responsibilities including: Project Planning, Resource Allocation, Staff Management, Setting Bench-marks alongside Budget Management. Students will study topics which are essential to the everyday life of the professional construction project manager.

How To Apply

Applicants should complete a Lifelong Learning Application Form (see Download Forms button to the left) and submit together with an up-to-date CV and scans of academic qualifications to:

B.Sc. (Hons) Degree in Construction Project Management part-time course,
Lifelong Learning Centre,
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dublin Road, Dundalk Co. Louth.


Alternatively you can email a scan of the application form, cv and academic qualifications to parttime@dkit.ie

Course Duration

This B.Sc. (Hons) in Construction Project Management is a one-year full time (two year- part time) programme developed in partnership with industry in response to shortage of qualified Construction Project Managers. It is anticipated that this course will be CIOB accredited.

In the case of part time attendance the course takes place over 2 academic years.  Learners will be expected to attend DkIT one day per week. Timetable for Semester 1, Year 1 is attendance all-day Fridays 9.00am-6.00pm.

Also you should be aware that it may be necessary to attend for 3 full days in January prior to recommencement of normal classes and 3 full days during the Easter break in order to facilitate/deliver in some of the modules.

Starting Date

Induction Day: Friday 15th September.
Classes commence: Friday 22th September (subject to change).

Entry Requirements

For entry to the programme, applicants should have successfully completed a Level 7 Bachelor of Science in a cognate area such as Construction Technology or Construction Management (obtaining 50% average) or equivalent. DkIT also recognises prior learning experience for candidates who may not meet normal entry requirements.

Fees Information

Total course fee: €4,500.00

€2,250.00 per annum (payable in two instalments of €1,125.00 each).

Instalment 1 is payable when accepting your place on the course.
Instalment 2 is payable prior to commencement of Semester 2 in January 2018.

PLEASE NOTE WE OFFER AN EARLY BIRD 10% DISCOUNT IF YOU ENROL AND PAY BY 31st MAY (€1,012 payable instead of  €1,125 - a saving of €113! OR €2,025 payable instead of €2,250 - a saving of €225! if you pay in full.)


Further Information

Mr. Noel McKenna
Head of Department of the Built Environmental
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth.

Phone:  042-9370270
Email:  noel.mckenna@dkit.ie

Lifelong Learning Centre,
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Call: 042-9370290
Fax: 042-9370291
Email: parttime@dkit.ie