MSc BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

MASTER OF SCIENCE DEGREE
TAUGHT MASTERS (9)
MH53D
15 August 2015

Overview

Overview

This programme is focused on non-business graduates who wish to develop a career in business and management. The programme assumes no prior knowledge of business and management topics, but does assume the capacity for study and development of an honours degree graduate.

Commences
September 2015

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for candidates who do not have a previous business qualification. Candidates should have a minimum 2.2 grade, honours (level 8) degree in a non-business discipline or equivalent. In exceptional circumstances consideration will be given to candidates who do not hold a primary degree, but who do have at least 10 years relevant work experience at least 3 of which must be in a management position. Consideration will be given on a case by case basis to students who have a minimum 2.2 honours degree in a business related discipline where the degree was completed at least 5 years previously. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Minimum English language requirements:

  • IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score
  • TOEFL (Paper based test): 585
  • TOEFL (Internet based test): 95
  • PTE (Pearson): 62

National University of Ireland Maynooth’s TOEFL code is 8850

Department People

Course Structure

The Masters in Business Management covers all of the core business disciplines considered essential by top employers.

Course Duration: 2 years Part-time

Year 1
Year 2
Complusory Module Code Credits Semester
Yes BUSINESS RESEARCH PROJECT MB609 30 S
Yes STRATEGY AND MARKETING MB607 7.5 2
Yes APPLIED ECONOMICS FOR MANAGERS MB604 7.5 1
Yes INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND BUSINESS INNOVATION MB603 7.5 1

Career Options

Career Options

Because this extensive and fast-paced programme enables you to develop an in-depth knowledge of up to date relevant theory and concepts in business and management it will make graduates attractive to a wide range of employers. Combined with your existing proficiency from your bachelor’s degree or experience it will signal to prospective employers that you have a grasp of the essentials of business and management.

How to Apply

How to Apply

Online application only http://www.pac.ie/maynoothuniversity

PAC Code
MH53D Part-time

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

Certified copies of all official transcripts of results for all non-Maynooth University qualifications listed MUST accompany the application. Failure to do so will delay your application being processed. Non-Maynooth University students are asked to provide two academic references and a copy of birth certificate or valid passport.

Applicants may be required to attend for interview as part of the admissions process.

Contact us about this course

Programme Director: Dr John Cullen
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 6520
Email: john.g.cullen@nuim.ie
Website: https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/school-business
Address: School of Business, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare