Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Business
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CW908
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters BBS (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+2 H5 & 4 O6/H7

English or Irish: O6/H7
Maths: O6/H7

Second Chance Maths Exam
Institute of Technology Carlow will hold a Mathematics examination for applicants who have applied through CAO for any of the following programmes that require certa...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Bonus Points for Higher Level Mathematics
A bonus of 25 points continues to be allocated to applicants who achieve a Grade H6 or better in higher Mathematics. This means that the maximum cumulative Leaving Certificate points total will increase from...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – NFQ Level 8
Institute of Technology Carlow awards points for results in the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules. This link module can be ...

QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Revised Scoring for QQI-FET Awards
The maximum possible points awarded through QQI-FET is 390. The scoring system only applies where all of the requirements for the major award are met i.e. where the named component awards specified have been achiev...

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Alternative Entry

Expand+Graduates of a relevant Certificate are eligible to enter Year 3 of this programme; Graduates of a relevant Ordinary Degree are eligible to enter Year 4.

Graduates of an Ordinary Degree: Graduates of a relevant Ordinary Degree are eligible to ent...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 90
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2020/21 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2021/22.

Certificate Year 1
Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contribution NIL Total Due NIL
Non Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contr...

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Financial Support

Expand+Grant Information
All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee. Students who do not have the means to afford this payment are entitled to apply for assistance in the form of a grant from the government. The Department of Education a...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+Bachelor of Business
Bachelor of Business (Honours)
Common Entry (CEY)

Business Management (BMT)
Human Resource Management (HRM)
International Business (INT)
Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Marketing (MKT)
Finance and Ac...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What subjects will I study?
Mandatory Subjects
Financial Accounting 1
Quantitative Techniques
Economics 1
Business Applications 1

Plus One Elective
Communications/Work Placement Skills
Business Psychology
French 1*


Expand+CW908 BMT - Business Management
• Work Placement is an integral part of the course in Year 3.
• Maximum flexibility enabling students to choose a speciality after Year 2.

Exit Awards
• Higher Certificate in Business ...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+CW908 BMT - Business Management
Career Opportunities
Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies demanded in a modern business environment. Career opportunities include: the creative world of advertising and design; the ...

Further Enquiries

Expand+Business Management (BMT):
Programme Director
Joan McCahill, BComm (Hons), MBS, Academic Assoc CIPD

Human Resource Management (HRM):
Programmed Director
Dr John Trehy, Dip CIMA, BComm, MScComm, PhD
E: john.trehy@...

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International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2020 280
2019 260
2018 270