Business Administration - MBA

Griffith College Limerick

Business Administration - MBA

Prestigious MBA programme designed for experienced professionals to develop their skills in business administration.

This online Master of Business Administration (MBA), run by Griffith College Limerick in association with Heriot-Watt, offers both intellectual rigour and applied business experience. Griffith College is a trusted learning partner for Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University.

Why Study Business Administration at Griffith College.
Our online MBA is available on a part-time basis and is fully available online. It has been designed for experienced professionals to grow their skills and prepare for new challenges and opportunities.

- A programme designed to fit your life. Work where and when you can, and take time off as you need.

- Students will gain an internationally recognised qualification from Edinburgh Business School, which has 43 Approved Learning

- Study what interests you, with the choice of two electives from a list of 37.

- Take only the modules you need to, with exemptions for a range of academic and professional qualifications.

Subjects taught

The MBA is broken down into 3 major awards:
- Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration
- Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
- Master of Business Administration

Year 1
Semester 1 (January - April 2022):
Human Resource Management
Financial Decision Making

Semester 2: (September – December 2022)
People, Work and Organisation
Delivering Successful Projects

Year 2
Semester 3 & 4: (2023)
Leadership Theory and Practice
Strategic Marketing
Competitive Strategy
Financial Decision Making
Developing and Executing Strategy

Course Syllabus
People, Work and Organisations
Delivering Successful Projects
Leadership Theory and Practice
Economics for Business
Strategic Marketing
Financial Decision Making
Developing and Executing Strategy

Entry requirements

The programme is available to Island of Ireland residents (all 32 Counties) only.

Typically applicants will hold a recognised first or second class honours degree, or equivalent professional qualification. Students who do not meet the undergraduate degree criteria may still be eligible for entry onto the programme if they possess relevant work experience along with recognition of prior learning i.e Level 6, Level 7.

Application dates

How to Apply
Click the "Application Weblink" below.

Our Admissions Team will endeavour to contact you within 3 working days to request any additional documentation.


2 years part-time, online.

Delivered over two years on a part-time basis, candidates attend classes two evenings per week from 6.30-9.30pm and two weekends from 9-5pm per term. All classes are streamed live and recorded. Students must also allot time outside the classroom for personal study, readings and individual research. We work with candidates to develop time management skills and best practice study.

Post Course Info

Academic Progression
Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies at Griffith College. We offer a number of options including:

- Postgraduate Diploma in International Business and Law
- Postgraduate Diploma in International Business
- Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance Management

You can contact our admissions team to discuss what progression options are available to you.

Career Progression
Through the Master of Business Administration, you will have gained valuable professional experience, built a strong foundation of communication and presentation skills, and covered a diverse range of topics. There is a wide range of career options for our graduates including:

Human Resources Manager
Financial Analyst
Management Analyst
International Banking
Business Development Executive
Digital Marketing Director
Sales Assistant
Business Analyst
Product Manager
Accounts Receivable/ Payable Accountant

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters at UK Level 7

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Evening,Daytime,Weekend

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