TechInnovation - Distance Education

University of Galway


Course Name TechInnovation - Distance Education
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 1MTN2
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 Full time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
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Applications to most postgraduate programmes at University of Galway are made online via The application system will be open from 1 October 2022 to accept applications for entry to the 2023–24 academi...

Application Date WHEN TO APPLY: University of Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1 year, full-time.
Course Fee

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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 Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should normally hold a qualification from a university or other internationally recognised academic institution or authority, corresponding to Level 8 of the Irish National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), to a minimum standard of Second Class Honours (or equivalent). It is expected that successful applicants will come from a variety of academic disciplines.
Number of Places 20
Course Summary The aim of this course is to teach people how to identify commercial needs, respond to a need in the form of a high-level solution, test the viability of that solution, develop a commercial response, and create a company or a new business unit within an existing company, with a particular focus on innovation-driven enterprises that can scale.
Course Content

Expand+This MSc in TechInnovation course is a one-year, full-time entrepreneurship development programme that aims to fill the gap in terms of entrepreneurship/intrapreneurship/innovation skills identified by small and large companies focused on exploring t...

Careers or Further Progression

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This course is suitable for those who have a business idea and wish to explore its full potential through a structured approach. It will help to guide students and increase their skills, to share best practices in entrepreneurs...

Further Enquiries CONTACT
Brendan Allen
T: +353 91 493 930
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