Business - Economics & Finance Stream

Waterford Institute of Technology


Course Name Business - Economics & Finance Stream
Course Provider Waterford Institute of Technology
Course Code WD507
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Waterford Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Waterford City
Qualification Letters MBS
PAC Application Information How to Apply
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Duration 1 year Full-time, Part-time option available
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•A H1 or 2.1 overall award in a strong specialist business/economics and finance undergraduate degree or a general business undergraduate degree with an economics and/or finance major/specialism.

•Students from a non-business degree (example – BA ...

Comment Campus: Cork Road
Course Content

What is the Master of Business (Economics and Finance Stream)?
The Master of Business (Economics and Finance Stream) is a challenging one-year taught programme aimed at preparing graduates for a career in finance or in economics. The co...

Subjects Taught Modules:
Semester 1
• Econometrics
• Innovation Management & Design
• Financial Derivatives
• Business Simulation 1
• Seminar Series
• Research Methods

Semester 2
• Corporate Financial Interpretation
• Financial Risk & Regulatory Management
• Applied Consultancy
• Business Simulation 2
• International Study Trip
• Qualitative Research Methods or Quantitative Research Methods
• Monetary Economics

Semester 3
• Dissertation
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The course addresses a clear need for graduates skilled in the application of specialist financial techniques including econometrics and data analysis techniques. The programme provides graduates with practical and quantitative ...

Further Enquiries Course Leader(s)
Dr Sheila O Donohoe
BComm, MBS, PhD - Senior Lecturer in Finance
Tel: +353-(0)51-302422

Prof. Denis Harrington
B.Comm (Hons), MBA, PhD, FRSA - Head of Department of Graduate Business
Tel: +353-(0)51-302427
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