Taught course

Electronic Commerce (Business)

Dublin City University · DCU Business School

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirements for the programme are:

A second class honours grade 1 degree in Business, Computing or a related discipline, or an equivalent international qualification


A primary degree in some other discipline, combined with significant professional experience in e-commerce or the ICT sector.

If you have achieved a second class Honours grade 2 Honours degree in one of the above mentioned subjects, you may still obtain a place. This will depend on the availability of places. You may be invited for interview.

If, as is normally the case, demand from qualified applicants exceeds available places, applicants will be ranked for admission purposes on the basis of prior academic performance, professional experience and, where relevant, performance at interview. Candidates who have not received their degree results by the application closing date may receive conditional offers.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Electronic Commerce is designed for graduates of business and computing degrees who want to advance their careers in the growing ICT industry in Ireland and abroad.

The programme is designed to produce the kind of digital business technologists, managers, entrepreneurs and innovators in greatest demand by the information economy.

Jointly delivered by DCU Business School and the School of Computing, you will be equipped with a powerful combination of technological and business skills by working on applied projects in electronic commerce.

Information for international students

International candidates are expected to have educational qualifications of a standard equivalent to those outlined above. In addition, where such candidates are non-native speakers of the English language they must satisfy the university of their competency in the English language

Fees and funding

International students
Please see our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

John Loonam
+353 (01) 7006182