Occupational Safety & Health

University College Dublin


Course Name Occupational Safety & Health
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X373
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date

Expand+How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc Occupational Safety & Health FT (X373)

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.


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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee MSc Occupational Safety & Health (X373) Full Time
EU fee per credit - €102
nonEU fee per credit - €152

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships. Fees are subject to annual increase.
Entry Requirements

Expand+You should be an honours graduate (2.1 or above) of an Irish level 8 degree, or international equivalent, in a cognate discipline

You should be in full or part-time employment with at least three years work experience at the time of application


Expand+Professional Accreditation
The MSc in OSH programme is accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) as the academic requirement for graduate membership. Subject to experience and other entry requirements, MSc in OSH graduat...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Occupational Safety & Health
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

With society's focus intensifying on health, including workers’ health, the Centre for Safety and Health at Work (CSHW) continues to meet the needs of industry using ble...

Subjects Taught Modules include:
Safety and Health Legislation
Health and Safety Management
OSH Research Literature Review
Occupational Health
Occupational Hygiene
Occupational Safety and Health Policy
Human and Organisational Behaviour at Work
Research Methods (OSH)
Chemical Safety and Toxicology
Safety Technology
Dissertation (OSH)
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
The programme is designed for graduates who have a professional interest, or growing responsibility, in the area of OSH. Our graduates can be found in national and global organisations across a number of industries. Many embark on careers as consultants and others are in senior positions in public and private sector industries.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Anna Noble
Contact Number: +353(0)1716 3426
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