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Business Management - Non Business Graduates

This two year part time programme is aimed at non-business graduates who are looking to advance their careers by achieving a qualification in business management. Business permeates through every industry sector and to progress in any organisation will demand graduates to have not only skills in their relevant fields but also the business skills to operate in an economic work place. This programme will cover the key principles of business management and is structured to maximise student learning through facilitating students to consider the implementation of such concepts and principles in a work environment.

Entry requirements

An honours degree (level 8) in a non-business or a non-cognate discipline or approved equivalent qualification,
A level 7 qualification in a non-business or a non-cognate discipline and at least 1 year relevant professional experience/responsibility.

Special Case Registrations: Prospective participants who do not meet the entry requirements for the programme detailed above, but who may qualify for admission by meeting certain other equivalent criteria, should apply to the Department of Flexible Learning Office for consideration.


Duration: 2 years, 30 weeks per year, 1 Evening per week.
Monday from 6.30 pm to 9.30pm.

2 Online tutorials per week.
8 Saturday Workshops.

Further enquiries

For further information: Dept of Flexible Learning
LIT Moylish: Tel: 061 293802 Email:
LIT Clonmel: Tel: 0504 28112 Email:

Subjects taught

Human Resources Management and OB, Contemporary Marketing and Branding, Financial Decision Making, Economics for Business, Strategic Management, New Venture Creation.


Higher Diploma in Business Management (Level 8, 60 Credits).

Location: LIT Moylish & LIT Clonmel

Assessment method

Learners are assessed by means of assignments and examinations across all modules. In completing these assignments learners will be expected to apply theoretical concepts to their own individual workplace. All employer information obtained by the learner to complete assignments will be treated confidentially.

Course fee

Programme Fees: €2,150 per annum

Enrolment and start dates

Commencing in September

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