Taught course

Business Studies

National University of Ireland Galway · J E Cairnes School of Business and Economics

Entry requirements

The programme is open to degree holders, other than those with a business degree, from a University or other recognised degreeawarding body.

Months of entry


Course content

This HDip programme is designed to provide you as a non-business graduate with a well-rounded understanding of business. You will be educated in the fundamental skills of business administration, enabling you to play an active role in the management and development of business enterprises. All modules assume no previous knowledge of the subject.
This programme provides you with the fundamental skills to work in business, and will complement your existing degree. It also provides you with an opportunity for further postgraduate study, with exemptions provided from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exams.
For engineering graduates, the programme is approved as part of the Engineers Ireland’s Registered Training Providers Programme.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Breda Lally
+353 91 493 635