Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name Business
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY118
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Duration 3 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements:
Minimum Six O6/H7
Maths O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
At least two H5
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Results from Bunleibhéal Gaeilge do not meet the entry requirements.

Foundation Maths
Foundation maths at and above grade F2 (80%) will meet the minimum requirements for courses other than Engineering courses and ab initio Level 8 Degrees. Poi...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
The LCVP link units are considered as a single subject that may be counted towards matriculation and points are awarded as follows:

LCVP Grade Points from 2017 onward
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET Level 5 Awards (Formerly FETAC)
Applicants must present a full major award. A record achievement, a minor award or a components award will not meet the minimum entry requirement. Additional specific requirements apply to some courses.


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Mature Applicants

Expand+If you are applying for first year and will be 23 years of age (or older) by 1 January in the proposed year of entry you are defined as a “Mature Applicant”. The term “Mature Applicant” is not used for those applying for entry to year 2 or hi...

Alternative Entry Go to: for further information.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 50
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Is this the course for you?
The Bachelor of Business (Honours) is a Level 8 three year honours degree course that equips graduates with the skills necessary to excel in today’s dynamic business environment. The course reflects the changes in dig...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
• Learning to Learn & ICT (M)
• Business Management (M)
• Quantitative Methods (M)
• Business Law (M)
• Fundamentals of Marketing (M)

Semester 2
• Business Information Systems (M)
• Econ...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Successful graduates find themselves working in a range of sectors. Graduates may also consider starting their own business.

Graduate careers typically include:
• Human Resources
• Operations
• Management Consultan...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Department Administration
Telephone: (074) 918 6211 / 6210
Head of Department: Patricia Doherty
Telephone: 074 918 6202
Points History
Year Points
2019 287
2018 283
2017 280