See below to see which qualifications, subjects and levels you can study in colleges in Ireland.

Athlone Institute of Technology

AIT offers the following CIPD courses:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time)
  • Diploma in Human Resources Practice (part time)
  • Award in Human Resources (part time)

Intermediate

  • Certificate in Human Resource Management (part time)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management (part time)
  • Award in Human Resources (part time)

Beacon HRM Group

The Beacon HRM Group offers the following CIPD courses:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time)

Cork Institute of Technology

CIT offers the following CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • BA in Human Resource Management (part time)

Advanced

  • MA in Human Resource Management (part time)

Dorset College

Dorset College offers the following CIPD course:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time)

Dublin City University Business School

DCU Business School offers the following CIPD courses:

Advanced

  • MSc in Human Resource Management (full time)
  • MSc in Human Resource Strategies (part time)
  • MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology/Behaviour (part time)

Dublin Institute of Technology

DIT offers the following CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • BSc Human Resource Management (full or part time)

Advanced

  • MSc Human Resource Management (part time)

ESB Group Human Resources

The ESB Group offers the following CIPD course:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (supported distance learning)

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

GMIT offers the following CIPD course:

Intermediate

  • BA in Human Resource Management (part time)

Institute of Public Administration

The IPA offers the following CIPD courses:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time or supported distance learning)
  • Certificate in Learning and Development (supported distance learning)
  • Diploma in Human Resources Practice (part time or supported distance learning)
  • Diploma in Learning and Development (supported distance learning)

Institute of Technology Carlow

IT Carlow offers the following CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • BBS in Human Resource Management (full time)

Institute of Technology Tallaght

IT Tallaght offers the following CIPD courses:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time)
  • Diploma in Human Resources Practice (part time)

National College of Ireland

The National College of Ireland offers a range of CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • BA in Human Resource Management (supported distance learning)
  • BA in Human Resource Management Strategy and Practice (part time)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management (part time)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management Strategy and Practice (part time)
  • Diploma in Learning and Development (part time)
  • Certificate in Human Resource Management (part time)
  • Certificate in Learning and Development (part time)
  • Award in Human Resources (part time)
  • Award in Learning and Development (part time)
  • Post Graduate Diploma/MA in Human Resource Management (full or part time)

National University of Ireland Galway

NUI Galway offers the following CIPD courses:

Advanced

  • MSc in Human Resource Management (full time)
  • MSc in Strategy, Innovation and People Management (full time)

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business

University College Cork

UCC offers the following CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management (part time)

Advanced

  • MSc in Human Resource Management (part time)

University of Limerick

UL offers the following CIPD courses:

Foundation

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (part time)

Intermediate

  • BBS in Human Resource Management (full time)
  • BA in Human Resource Management (part time)

Advanced

  • MSc in Human Resource Management (full or part time)
  • MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology/Behaviour (full or part time)

Waterford Institute of Technology

WIT offers the following CIPD courses:

Intermediate

  • BBS in Language and Human Resource Management (full time)
  • BBS in Human Resource Management (full time)

Advanced

  • MBS (Human Resource Management specialism) (full or part time)
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