Business - Wexford Campus

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Business - Wexford Campus
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus
Course Code CW018
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) Wexford Town
Qualification Letters BBus (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

Students who have completed a full QQI-FET award at Level 5, and achieved at least three distinctions, are eligible to apply through CAO for entry to Year 1 on to Level 6, 7 and 8
courses. Students who have completed ...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed.

Mature Student Applicants
Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants w...

Alternative Entry

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

Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualifications other t...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 15
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2021/22 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2022/23

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

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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 (Honours).

Common Entry (CEY).

Business (BUS)
Digital Marketing (DMK)

What is a Common Entry course?
A Common Entry course is a popular choice for students who have an interest in a discipline bu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What subjects will I study?
Mandatory Subjects
Communications and Customer Service
Information Technology
Financial Accounting 1
Economics 1
Business Mathematics

Mandatory Subjects
IT and Digital Media


Expand+CW018 BUS - Business:
• Three-month professional work placement in Year 3 provides students with applied skills and networking opportunities.

• Interdisciplinary project in Year 4 integrates professional work placement exp...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+CW018 BUS - Business:
Career Opportunities
The course aims to produce graduates who can undertake roles in the areas of:
• Management
• Marketing (including Digital Marketing/Analytics)
• Financial Management
• Fund Administration...

Further Enquiries CW018 BUS
Programme Director
Ailish O'Brien BComm (Hons), HDE, MBA

Programme Director
Owen Brady BSc (Hons), MSc, MBA
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 307
2020 298
2019 327