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MBA - Masters of Business Administration

IBAT College Dublin · IBAT College Dublin

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Entry requirements

Minimum age: 18

The entry requirements for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme are:

  • Hold a minimum of a 2.2 honours degree (level 8), or an appropriate equivalent, i.e, a professional qualification from a recognised education institution in Ireland, or abroad
  • An IELTS score of 6.0, with at least a 5.5 in all components, or equivalent, is required for non-native English speakers
  • Have an appropriate period of prior experiential learning and/or relevant experience in management or business related employment fields, or a related area/discipline/subject experience. This is normally equivalent to, or comparable with at least two years relevant experiential learning. This period is not prescriptive and will be interpreted flexibly as part of consideration for entry

If you do not fully satisfy the general criteria you may still be considered and may be admitted if you are able to demonstrate that you are capable of successfully undertaking and completing the programme at the required standard, and are able to contribute fully to, and benefit from, the learning experiences delivered within the programme. They may require an interview to be conducted. This can be by phone or a requested can be made for a face-to-face interview.

If you are presenting with a qualification from overseas, this will be subject to checks. IBAT College Dublin uses a number of comparison systems, such as the NARIC Qualifications Recognition system, to compare and establish equivalency of international academic awards.

Months of entry

February, September

Course content

An MBA qualification is one of the most prestigious business degree qualification in the world but many find the entire experience of an MBA to be a life-changing one.

If you are a high-potential graduate or a senior business professional, seeking to maximise your business and personal potential this MBA programme, accredited by the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, will not only help you realise your ambitions but redefine them.

The part-time MBA is taught at our state-of-the-art campus in the heart of Dublin City. Perfectly situated in Temple Bar, on the Quays, the campus is ideal for those who wish to study in the city after work, with bus, train and tram routes easily accessible nearby.

IBAT College Dublin works with our students to provide flexible learning options in a location that suits you. This programme is delivered two evenings per week, over 12 weeks with an additional reading week included and classes start in February and September each year.

Fees and funding

UK students
€4,500 per annum
International students
€4,500 per annum

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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