Bioeconomy with Business - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Bioeconomy with Business - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code 106886 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Tralee
Qualification Letters PgDip
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Application Date Closing Date for Application: 19th August 2022
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Duration This programme will be delivered in a blended format part-time from September 2022 to August 2023.
Course Fee Fees do not apply to applicants who meet the Springboard+ initiative funding criteria (see eligibility).

For employed applicants the HEA will pay 90% of the programme fee, the remaining 10% – €540 will be payable before registration.

For applicants who do not meet the Springboard+ eligibility criteria the fee is €5,400.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must hold a minimum NFQ level 8 degree (minimum level 2nd class honours) in science, agricultural science, business management, engineering or other relevant area. Ideally applicants will possess relevant experience in one of the follo...

Comment Award Type: Major Award.
Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Diploma in Bioeconomy with Business is a flexible, one-year part-time, blended programme designed to enable upskilling of those in the workplace and those seeking to engage in further study. The bioeconomy is one of the EU’s la...

Subjects Taught Modules
• Bioeconomy Model for the Transition to a Low Carbon Economy
• Bioeconomy Feedstocks
• Life Cycle Assessment
• Conventional Valorisation Technologies
• Biorefinery Processes and Technologies
• Bio based Value Chains, Products, Processes and Markets
• Green Technologies Project
• Policy and Social Aspects of the Bioeconomy
• Knowledge, Innovation and Industry
• Work-based Learning-Bioeconomy Improvement Opportunity
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Progression Opportunities
On successful completion of the programme students will have gained 60 credits at NFQ level 9 and may have the option to progress to the MSc in Bioeconomy with Business.
Further Enquiries Lifelong Learning Office
T: 353 (0)66 719 1701
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