Business Finance

University College Dublin


Course Name Business Finance
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code B585
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Diploma National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 8th November 2018.
Application Date

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Annabelle Kehoe
Business Development Manager

To apply for this programme, please contact Annabelle Kehoe who would be delighted to discuss the application procedure with you further.
t: +353 1 716 8080


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Duration 12 months. 6 x 2 day modules.

The diploma programme is demanding and participants should be free of other responsibilities on the days of the workshops. 100% attendance is required.
Course Fee

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The fee for the 2018 intake of €7,750 or €7,363* (*UCD Business Alumni discount) is a comprehensive cost that includes your tuition, all course-related materials, lunches and refreshments while on campus, access to the UCD libr...

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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 Accreditation
Successful participants will be awarded a Professional Diploma in Business Finance. This qualification is accredited and awarded by University College Dublin and valued at 30 credits. It is positioned at Level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications. This diploma forms part of the MSc in Business (Leadership & Management Practice) Pathway.
Course Content

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The economic uncertainties of today’s world make it imperative for non-financial managers to have a firm grasp of the financial consequences of business decisions. With volatility in financial markets and margins narrowing from ...

Subjects Taught Content
Module 1 Understanding Financial Statements
Module 2 The Financing Landscape
Module 3 Revenue and Cost Analysis
Module 4 Key Financial Decisions
Module 5 International Financing
Module 6 Corporate Financing Issues
Assessment Method

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This programme involves no examinations – instead the emphasis throughout is on the practical application of knowledge to your personal and organisation’s benefit. Participants are assessed on a module-by-module basis th...

Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

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As Ireland's premier provider of executive development open programmes, we can help you master the right skills for the most complex global business challenges with our unique and flexible MSc pathway. If you're an exper...

Further Enquiries To apply for this programme, please contact Annabelle Kehoe who would be delighted to discuss the application procedure with you further.
t: +353 1 716 8080
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