University of Limerick
Maximise your career development with a Micro-credential from UL. UL is a Five Star rated university from the globally recognised QS Start rating system, placing UL in the top 2% of all universities worldwide.
With over 18,000 students and 2,000 staff, UL is an energetic, research led and enterprising institution with a proud record in innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensure we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity.
UL offers diverse professional, career-focused programmes many of which are recognised by key professional bodies. Objective evaluation and approval by industry experts gives you the guarantee that our programmes will meet global standards.
We create programs for flexible learning, allowing skill advancement while working.Many programmes are available online.
As a UL graduate, employers worldwide will recognise the high standard of knowledge and skills you have attained.
As a UL student, you’ll have access to all our university facilities including CareersConnect - a platform enabling students, graduates and employers to engage with our services including events, appointments and job opportunities.
Dynamic suite of flexibly delivered MicroCreds
Our suite of MicroCreds feature content co-designed and occasionally co-delivered with industry experts. This ensures a unique eduational experience integrating practical, hands-on skills and compentancies, empowering learners to tackle today's challenges with confidence and expedite career advancement.
We currently offer MicroCreds in the areas of Business, Management & Communications, Lean, Productivity and Sustainability, Health and Medicine, AI, Technology & Data Analysis, Law & Policy and Aviation.
MicroCreds allow you the flexibility to build your own learning pathway and combine the skills you need in a tailored way. Each MicroCred you complete could stack towards a higher award, giving you the opportunity to increase your skills and competencies across one or multiple disciplines.
At UL we continue our tradition of working with our enterprise partners to identify skills gaps and design and develop courses to meet the needs of both industry and you the learner.
Our industry partners support Micro-credentials.
For further information on the MicroCreds available at UL visit MicroCredsAtUL
‘The Micro-credential framework really is the catalyst that will enable people to engage or indeed reengage in formal learning.’