Lectures are interactive environments where students are encouraged to exchange ideas and opinions. There is a strong emphasis on developing the student’s personal skills such as public speaking and debating in the International Business programme delivered by American College Dublin. This is supported by the culturally diverse learning environment at the institution with a student body drawn from over sixty countries. On completion of the fourth year students gain invaluable work experience by undertake an eight-week internship in a multinational firm.
Students have a wide range of opportunities open to them when they complete their degree. Graduates can enter the college’s Master of Business in International Business or the MBA in International Business or alternatively enter master’s, doctoral or professional studies in other institutions.
Graduates have been successful in diverse areas such as accountancy, advertising, banking, finance, human resource management, ICT, insurance, lecturing, public relations, and stockbroking, while some are running their own businesses. Graduates are furthering their careers with companies such as Abu Dhabi Investment Bank, Allianz Group, Arvato, Bank of Ireland, Canada Life, CIT Aerospace Int., Citigroup, Dell, Enterprise Ireland, Facebook, Google, International Data Corporation, JP Morgan, LogicaCMG, Mengniu Dairy Co., Ltd., Microsoft, Shanghai Huatai Securities Co. Ltd, Smurfit Kappa Group, and Ulster Bank.
Along with academic knowledge that students receive throughout the duration of their chosen subject, students will also acquire and develop transferable career skills from their degree discipline. These skills along with potential career paths are provided below to give you a well-rounded view of what the course has to offer.
These skills include:
- Analytical skills
- Effective communication skills
- Strategic thinking
- Strong presentation Skills
- Problem solving
- Interpersonal skills
- Team work
- Interpreting statistical data
- Time management
Graduates from the BA in International Business programme have been successful in diverse areas such as:
- International Finance
The programme also serves as preparation for students to participate in a variety of postgraduate programmes such as the Masters of Business in International Business and MBA in Business Administration.
The four year programme is awarded under the institution’s American accreditation with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Academic communication
- War and peace in the modern world
- Western arts
- The digital revolution
- Imagination and storytelling
- Anglo-Irish writers
- Cinema and society
- Western religions
- The Enlightenment
- American culture abroad
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , EEA/EU
There is a late application procedure until 1 May. Students are advised to apply well in advance of the deadlines.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration International Business View 32 other Bachelors in International Business in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Every student who has taken examinations in an EU member state is expected to have completed mathematics and English in his or her final year.
- Applicants are required to have graduated from high school at a standard that satisfies the institution that they have a strong likelihood of being able to complete the program of study for which they have applied.
- Applicants still in high school must provide evidence from high school transcripts and / or report cards that suggest a likelihood to graduate from high school; conditional acceptance is granted pending the completion of the applicant’s senior high school year.
International9000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9000 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA6000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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