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Business

What is this programme about?
This two-year programme will provide an opportunity for students to study for a Master in Business, corresponding to a Level 9 Qualifi cation (90 ECTS credits).

Aim
The aim of this programme is to provide graduates with an in-depth understanding of the contemporary business environment and to equip them with the necessary knowledge and competencies in management and enterprise to enable them to make a contribution to the business community in the region, nationally and internationally.

Entry requirements

What are the minimum entry requirements?
The MB and Postgraduate Diploma (Embedded Exit Award) programmes are designed for graduates of Bachelor of Business Honours Degrees (Level 8) or equivalent.

Graduates of programmes in Engineering, Science, Design and other disciplines are required to have completed the Higher Diploma in Business in Management (Level 8) or equivalent to be eligible for admission to the MB programme.

Applicants applying for entry to the programme through progression routes other than those listed above will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Criteria to be considered will include academic qualifications, recognition of prior learning and/or the applicant’s performance in GMAT or equivalent.

Applicants for the MB programmes who hold a Postgraduate Diploma in Business (Level 9) programmes will be considered for entry on a case-by-case basis. All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Duration

2 years. 2 nights per week 7.00pm - 10.00pm with a number of Saturdays throughout the year.

Careers or further progression

Progression routes from this programme
Students who successfully complete 60 credits of the MB programme will be eligible for the Postgraduate Diploma in Business (Level 9) should they opt to leave the programme (Embedded Exit Award).

Further enquiries

Lifelong Learning Centre
Wexford Campus
Summerhill Road
Wexford
Tel: 053 9185809 (LLL Centre)
Tel: 053 9185800 (Reception)
Fax: 053 9185801
Email: wexford@itcarlow.ie
Web: www.wexfordcampus.ie

Subjects taught

What will I study?
Corporate Governance & Ethics
Financial Analysis & Investment Appraisal
Strategic Marketing Analysis & Implementation
Strategic HR Management
Leadership & Strategy
Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management
Technology Integration & Management
Research Methods
Dissertation

Comment

Exam Information
Modules completed in Term 1 will, where applicable, be examined in week beginning 12th December 2016. Modules completed in Term 2 will, where applicable, be examined in May 2017.

Application date

Closing Date for Applications

All Postgraduate Applications – 12 noon Friday 19th August 2016

All other applications – 12 noon Friday 26th August 2016

Course fee

FEES FOR 2016-17 €3,700 per year

Enrolment and start dates

Starting Date September 2016

Registration / Orientation Saturday 10th September 2016

Courses Commence
Monday 12th September 2016

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