Strategic Growth - Food Industry

University College Dublin


Course Name Strategic Growth - Food Industry
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code B366
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Diploma National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: TBC
Application Date To apply for this programme, please contact a member of our team on +353 1 716 8889, email

A completed application form, digital photograph and copy of transcripts for all university-level degrees (if applicable and excluding those taken at UCD) will be required. A telephone interview with the Programme Director will form part of the application process. The interview helps determine whether the programme is the most appropriate educational solution for the applicant.
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Duration 9 months, 12 days X 5 modules.
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Financial Support Tax relief is available on tuition fees for participants who wish to self-fund. Please see for further information on how to apply for this relief. All decisions on individual tax relief requests are subject to the discretion of the Revenue Commissioners.
Entry Requirements Participants should have at least 5 years management experience and hold a primary degree or equivalent professional qualification. Consideration will also be given to applicants who do not hold a primary degree but whose depth of industry/organisational experience, deems them suitable participants.
Comment Accredited: NFQ Level 9 & Credit: 30 ECTS

On successful completion of the programme, participants will be awarded the Professional Diploma in Strategic Growth (Biotech & Pharma) by UCD Smurfit Executive Development (30 credits at NFQ Level 9). This diploma forms part of the MSc in Business (Leadership and Management Practice) Pathway.
Course Content

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Designed to address the specific opportunities presented to the Irish food, drink and horticulture sectors, the diploma in Strategic Growth (Food Industry) will equip participants with best practice strategies and frameworks to de...

Subjects Taught Module 1: Strategy in Global Food and Agribusiness
Module 2: Strategic Growth: Creating Advantage
Module 3: Leadership Themes in Food and Agribusiness
Module 4: Managing Sustainable Supply Chains
Module 5: Strategic Leadership
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Pathway to the MSc. in Business (Leadership and Management Practice) (MSc. LMP)

Successful participants will be awarded a Professional Diploma in Strategic Growth (Food Industry). The qualification is accredited and awarded by UCD a...

Further Enquiries To apply for this programme, please contact a member of our team on +353 1 716 8889, email
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