International Business

Maynooth University


Course Name International Business
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH404
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters BBS/BBA
Duration Duration: 3 years (4 years with optional placement and/or Erasmus/Study Abroad)
Placement Option: Yes – subject to availability (results in BBA award
Erasmus/Study Abroad Option: Yes
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Certificate: 2H5 & 4O6/H7, Irish, English & O4/H7 Mathematics
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Restrictions
In general, students must be 17 years or older by 15th January in the year after entry to the University. If you are younger, you must make a special application to the University’s President.

All Leaving Certificate subjects...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules
Points are awarded as follows:

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Applicants can use their points allocation for the Link Modules as one of their best six subjects for the purpose of calculating points, but the Link Modules do not qualify as a subject for minimum entry requirement purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Level 5 or 6 places: 20
2019 QQI Points 341

If you have a relevant QQI/BTEC qualification, you can use this to apply to a degree programme at Maynooth University. This section outlines the qualifications and other requirements for...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Maynooth University greatly values the particular contribution of mature students to the academic and social environment of the University. A mature student is 23 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University. For part-time deg...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 2019: 150 (MH404)
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Financial Support For information on grants go to:
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+If you are interested in global economic and business climates and in how business is conducted across the globe, this is the degree for you.

The people, cultural, operational, and marketing insights provided by studying International Business a...

Subjects Taught

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1st year
The fundamentals of Business including International Business, Management, Marketing, Innovation, Business Ethics amongst other business modules.

2nd year
Concentrate on managing people and organisations when conductin...

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MH404 BMA: BBS Business and Management
MH404 MKT: BBS Marketing
MH407: BBS Business and Accounting
MH411: BBS Entrepreneurship
MH502 LWB: BCL (Law and Business)
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Options after graduation?
A recent survey of all Irish university graduates found that, amongst the 10 major fields of university study, Business had one of the highest rates of graduate employment (HEA 2017).
Today’s business world transcends t...

Further Enquiries Contact us Maynooth University School of Business Building, North Campus
+353 1 708 6520/+353 1 474 7207/+353 1 708 3703
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2019 400
2018 400
2017 405