AgInnovation - Agricultural Innovation & Entrepreneurship

University of Galway


Course Name AgInnovation - Agricultural Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 104601 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
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Application Date Closing Date: July 2023
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Duration 1 year, distance education.
Course Fee Co-funded by Springboard+.
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Financial Support Grants
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Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements

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Applicants should hold an undergraduate degree, First or Second Class Honours in any discipline, along with three years of relevant industry experience; or an Ordinary or Third Class Honours undergraduate degree, along ...

Number of Places 20
Course Summary

Expand+This Master’s in AgInnovation course, a one-year distance education/blended learning entrepreneurship development programme (Level 9), aims to fill the gap in terms of entrepreneurship/intrapreneurship skills for the agri-ecosystem in Ireland. Key ...

Course Content

Expand+Particular consideration is given to helping students address:

• Challenges around commercialising innovations (ideas and technologies);

• Business constraints and guidelines (margins, CAGR, lifetime value, COCA, etc.);

• Other diff...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This course will help to better guide students and increase their skills, to share best practices in entrepreneurship in the agri-domain, and to accelerate innovation maturation and transfer into business. It will ideally place students to fill the agri-startup and innovation pipeline into the west of Ireland as well as nationally.
Further Enquiries CONTACT
Brendan Allen
T: +353 91 493 929
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