This course aims to enable participants to develop advanced core competencies in business, to build on learning and business skills already gained at honours Bachelor of Business Level (or cognate discipline) and to further develop the analytical skills and academic experience of students. The curriculum offers a richness and variety of learning that will ensure students develop a range of high-level knowledge and skill in research, strategic thinking and reflective learning. Students will further develop an ability to integrate knowledge, manage complexity and formulate judgements thereby establishing the foundation for a successful career.
An award with the title 'Postgraduate Diploma in Business' may be granted if learners leave this programme after successfully completing the taught modules.
In semesters 1 , 2 and 3 and attain 60 ECTS credits with a minimum GPA of 2.00
The minimum entry requirement for standard entrants to the Master of Business is a second class honours grade 2 (GPA 2.5) or equivalent in a Bachelor of Business (Honours) or other relevant primary degree at NFQ level 8. Applicants who have an honours primary degree in a non-business discipline will be considered if their prior experience is considered an adequate background to prepare them for the programme. These applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis to assess their suitability and motivation for the programme.
The three taught modules in semesters one and two are delivered from 3pm to 6pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. There are additional interactive learning commitments for each module.
Strategy and Leadership
Innovation and Creativity
Enterprise Resource Systems and Business Intelligence
Accounting Information for Decision Making
An award with the title 'Postgraduate Diploma in Business' may be granted if learners leave this programme after successfully completing the taught modules in semesters 1 and 2 and attain 60 ECTS credits with a minimum GPA of 2.00.
Credits for Full Award: 90 @ NFQ Level 9
1 year full-time
Fee: €3,000 per year.
An application fee of €50 must be paid at the time of online application. This fee is non-refundable.
If you are made an offer on an undergraduate or postgraduate course you will be required to pay an acceptance fee to secure your place, this fee will be offset against the course fee and is non-refundable.
• Undergraduate acceptance fee €100
• Postgraduate acceptance fee €300
Please note 25% of the course fee will be due at time of registration, full details on payment deadlines can be found at: https://www.itb.ie/CurrentStudents/feesgrantspt.html
Applications for the 2019/20 academic year are now being accepted.
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2. Apply online: Please see Application Weblink below.
3. An application fee of €50 must be paid at the time of online application. This fee is non-refundable.
4. Following receipt of your application you will receive an email from the course administrator within 5 working days requesting evidence that you meet the minimum entry requirements, where applicable.
Post Course Info
It is expected that graduates of this programme would be employed at a senior level in industry and the business environment as competitive managerial leaders and decision-makers in both the private and public sectors