MBS in Entrepreneurship and Marketing

Course Duration
1 Year
Course Level
Level 9
Course Places
20 Places

Course Summary

The overall aim of the MBS is to produce independent minded, self reliant graduates with the theory, practice and research capability for employment as managers in both specialist and non-specialist roles across a broad range of industry sectors.

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The aim of the MBS in Entrepreneurship and Marketing taught programme is to produce graduates with the theory, practice and research capability for employment as managers in a broad range of industry sectors, with a specific specialism in the areas of Entrepreneurship and Marketing. Graduates should also be capable of pursuing further studies to Ph.D. level.

Semester 1

  • Induction Workshop
  • Business Strategy*
  • Entrepreneurship & Economic Development
  • Systematic Innovation & Intrapreneurship
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • New Venture Finance
  • Research Methods

Semester 2

  • Dissertation**
  • Change Management
  • Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice
  • Marketing for New Product Development
  • Applied SME Strategic Business Management

* A week-long intensive module, jointly run in conjunction with Heilbronn University, Germany.

**Dissertation: Students will be required to complete a research-based dissertation of around 20,000 words.

Please find information on fees and funding here: www.dkit.ie/fees

Applicants must have a recognised honours degree, normally a 2:2 or higher, in business, marketing, entrepreneurship, accounting or related discipline.

This programme is available on a one year full-time basis (attending 2 days per week), or a two-year part-time basis (attending 1 day per week). The period of structured tuition is September to May (2 semesters), with the dissertation submitted in August. Examinations will take place in January and May.

Prof. Colette Henry (Head of Department of Business Studies)
Phone: +353-429370253 ext 2011
Email: Colette.Henry@dkit.ie

Level 9
Duration 1 Year
Places 20
School School of Business & Humanities
Department Business Studies
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
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How to Apply

You can apply for this course by completing the application form below and returning it to: Admissions Officer, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth 

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