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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

Partners in over 30 countries worldwide.

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.

Earn a degree from a university ranked sixteenth in the UK by The Economist and in the top 250 in the world for business & economics in 2019.

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

Entry requirements

A recognised Honours undergraduate degree or equivalent. Students who do not meet the undergraduate degree criteria may still be eligible onto the programme if they possess relevant work experience along with recognition of prior learning.


2 years part-time, online.

Careers or further progression

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

Subjects taught

Year One
Human Resource Management

Year Two
Project Management
Competitive Strategy
Organisational Behaviour
Strategic Planning


Validated by Heriot Watt University.
NFQ Level 9.
Campus: Dublin Main Campus / Dublin City Centre / Limerick / Cork

Application date

How to Apply
Step 1: Fill out the online application form.
Step 2: Send a copy of prior qualifications by email.
Step 3: Our Admissions Team will endeavour to contact you within 3 working days if you are successful in gaining a place.

Enrolment and start dates

Intake Dates
We run 2 intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.
February 2020*
September 2020

*subject to sufficient numbers.

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