Applied Alternative Investments

Institute of Banking


Course Name Applied Alternative Investments
Course Provider Institute of Banking
Course Code 93813 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose University College Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Programme Commencement February 2019
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Duration Delivery is over two semesters. One module in semester 1 (October - December) and two modules in semester 2 (February - April).

Lectures are delivered on a part-time basis, taking place on either one evening per week or on Saturdays.
Course Fee

Expand+Investment Valuation and Risk

IFS Skillnet member: €950*

Non-member: €1,300

Applied Alternative Investment Strategies

IFS Skillnet member: €950*

Non-member: €1,300

Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Alternative Investments

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Entry Requirements

Expand+The minimum entry requirements for the programme are:

a) An honours degree (second class honours grade 2 award or higher) in business or a related discipline etc. and have at least one year’s experience in the funds industry


b) Admission ...

Course Content

Expand+The programme provides you with a unique opportunity to achieve a postgraduate qualification in the area of applied alternative investments. This professional diploma is accredited by University College Dublin and delivered over one academic year.


Subjects Taught You will study three modules as follows:

•Investment Valuation and Risk (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Applied Alternative Investment Strategies (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Alternative Investments (NFQ Level 9, 5 ECTS)
Assessment Method Assessment is a combination of continuous assessment and written exams.
Further Enquiries Address: IFSC, 1 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
Phone: +353 (0)1 6116500
Fax: +353 (0)1 6116565
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