Business & Management

Institute of Public Administration - IPA


Course Name Business & Management
Course Provider Institute of Public Administration - IPA
Course Code 67948 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
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 Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballsbridge
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences: September 2021.
Application Date

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Duration Delivery Method
For the academic year 2021-2022, the programme is delivered through a blended learning model. Students access a range of online resources, receive module textbooks, and attend webinars on scheduled weekends. For multi-year programmes, any seminar arrangements will be made in line with public health restrictions. Further details will be provided on registration.
Course Fee The cost of the programme is €5,000 per stage (€10,000 total). Includes all matriculation and examination fees, all seminars, textbooks and course material, payable in two instalments.

Fees cover webinars/seminars, course manuals, essential textbooks, and matriculation and examination charges. When fees are being paid by the participant’s employer, the IPA will invoice the fee for each semester separately.
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Applicants for Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificates, MA, MEconSc and MSc programmes must have a primary degree or equivalent qualification.
Comment Accreditation: National University of Ireland
Place on NFQ: Level 9 (Major Award).
Award: Master of Science in Business and Management.
Course Content

Expand+The MSc in Business and Management is a two-stage programme that will provide students with advanced and significant expertise in the concepts, tools and skills essential to contemporary business strategies and functions. The first stage of the cours...

Subjects Taught

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Stage One
The first stage of the MSc programme is divided into two
semesters and each semester is devoted to the study of
three key business and management subjects:

Semester One
• Economics
• Human Resource Management

Assessment Method Students are assessed by means of assignments, examinations and a minor dissertation.
Further Enquiries Tel: +353 1 240 3600