Business Economics

University College Cork


Course Name Business Economics
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCBEC
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, Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €10,630; €5,380 (Year 1 part-time); €5,380 (Year 2 part-time).
The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,500.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your s...

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Financial Support College of Business and Law Available Scholarships
We support our postgraduate community by offering scholarships and bursaries to prospective and current students. Please see the College of Business and Law Available Scholarships Page for more information.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum 2H2 primary degree [NFQ Level 8] or equivalent. Note that there is NO requirement for Economics or Business subjects to be part of the primary degree.

Consideration will be given to applicants not meeting the above criteria (i.e. no pri...

Course Content

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Our MSc Business Economics programme is an integrated course applying economics to the business environment. Designed in consultation with leaders from the business community and public sector organisations, this unique course equips ...

Subjects Taught

Part I (60 credits)
• EC6617 Professional Business Skills
• EC6619 Advanced Quantitative Techniques for Business Research
• EC6620 Research Methods for Business Economics
• EC6621 Economics of Business Strategy
• EC6622 Bus...

Assessment Method The course is assessed by coursework, including presentations, written reports, in-class assessments and group work. The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Careers or Further Progression

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Skills developed on the MSc course include:
• leadership, organisational, interpersonal and team-working skills
• working to deadlines in producing analyses, reports and presentations to professional standards

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Catherine Kavanagh
+ 353 21 490 1868

Dr. Bernadette Power
+353 21 490 2986
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