Business - Athlone

In a highly competitive global market place, a master’s degree sets you apart from other job applicants. Having a master’s degree makes a difference on your CV. It shows your dedication to pursuing advanced study in business as well as your work ethic and commitment.

Central to the course design is engagement with external businesses and organisations. You will have the opportunity to learn specialized professional skills in a variety of business courses such as team working, project management, research skills and report writing. You will also gain a deeper understanding of businesses and the environments they operate in, as well as skills such as marketing, strategic analysis and information systems.

Subjects taught

Year 1

International Corporate Strategy

Strategic Marketing Management

New Venture Creation and Growth (elective choice)

Business Strategy for a Sustainable World (elective choice)

Business Model Development

Information Systems for Managers

Applied Innovation

Personal and Professional Development

Research Methods (MBS)

Research Project

Entry requirements

Students with a level 7 or level 8 degree in any discipline other than business studies are eligible to apply for this programme.


1 year

Enrolment dates

Course Commencement Date: September

Post Course Info

Career Opportunities

This programme is expected to provide students with the expertise to survive and progress in an increasingly competitive job market. Graduates with a Master’s degree can reasonably be expected to rise to more advanced positions, including senior executive level, in private industry, in the public and private sectors, and in education. Past students of the programme have obtained jobs in business development roles, digital marketing, logistics management, financial advisory roles and project management.

Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates have the opportunity to complete Level 9/10 programmes here at TUS or elsewhere.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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