Business Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Business Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code 9680 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
Minor Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Distance, Online, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters DBS + BBS
Duration 2 years (DBS) + 2 Years (BBS)

The course is delivered through both part-time weekend attendance on campus and home study. Attendance on campus is scheduled in two-day blocks (Fridays and Saturdays) over six weekends in each academic year.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Eligibility for the programme is considered on the basis of mature years (a minimum age of 23 years on 1 January of the year of entry) or on the basis of matriculation (a minimum age of 21 years on 1 January of the year of entry with students having ...

Course Fee The “Free Fees Initiative” does not apply to this course. Please see for information.
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Course Content

Expand+Why is this course for me?
Why not combine work, study and family commitments through a more flexible approach to your learning? Our business diploma and degree programmes involve a blend of home study, occasional campus attendance and online lea...

Subjects Taught

Expand+In the first two years you will be introduced to the fundamentals of management. You will gain a thorough understanding of the main business disciplines and the principles of management in an Irish and global context.

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Comment Student Support
We recognise the needs of our mature students who are returning to learning, so a learning support officer is assigned to you during your studies. The Learning Support Officer is your first point of contact and they can advise you on any academic or administrative queries you may have.
Careers or Further Progression Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds. Many join the course with a view to improving their prospects for career advancement or career change.
Further Enquiries UCD College of Business
Belfield, Dublin 4
Tel: +353 1 716 4738 / 4821