Diploma in Business Studies, Bachelor of Business Studies, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #201 (WUR) ,
The Diploma in Business Studies / Bachelor of Business Studies degree programmes from University College Dublin involve a blend of home study and occasional campus attendance underpinned by an infrastructure of student supports.

About

Why not combine work, study and family commitments through a more flexible approach to your learning? 

The Diploma in Business Studies / Bachelor of Business Studies course from University College Dublin is delivered through both part-time weekend attendance on campus and home study. Attendance on campus is scheduled in two-day blocks (Fridays and Saturdays) over six weekends in each academic year.

After the first two years, successful participants will be awarded a Diploma in Business Studies (NFQ Level 7) and, after a further two years, a Bachelor of Business Studies Hons (NFQ Level 8).

Career & Graduate Study Opportunities

Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds. Many join the course with a view to improving their prospects for career advancement or career change.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      Diploma (2 Years) / Degree (2 Years)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended, Online
    • Time flexibility
      Semi-structured
    • Attendance
      Regular optional meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • People Management
  • Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Economics
  • ICT
  • Marketing
  • Business Strategy
  • Change Management
  • HRM
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting Information for Managers
  • Financial Management
  • International Business

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • Certified true copy of official transcripts of academic results. (If you are awaiting current year examination results you must send your results to CAO as soon as they become available. If they arrive later than 3 August, we cannot guarantee that they will be processed in time for inclusion in Round 1 offers).
  • A certified English translation of qualifications not issued originally in English, in addition to the certified copies of the documents themselves.
  • In some cases, the final school report is also required.
  • Proof of proficiency in English language if not through school-leaving qualifications.
  • In the absence of these documents and translations the application will not be processed.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    6400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6400 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    3200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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