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Business (MBus) Part-time

  • Course Code

    CR_BBUSA_9

  • Field of Study

    Business

  • Type of Course:

    Masters Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    MBus

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

Admission Requirements:

Applicants who have a minimum of an Honours Bachelor of Business or cognate degree (Level 8) or cognate discipline (H2.2) or an approved equivalent qualification are eligible to apply for entry to the programme.

Department (s): School of Business: Organisation & Professional Development, Accounting & Information Systems, and Management & Enterprise.

Location: CIT Bishopstown Campus

Professional Accreditation: CIT & QQI

ECTS Credits: 90
 

Department(s)

Organisation and Professional Development

The Departments offer four streams for the Master of Business course viz:

  • Marketing – Part Time
  • Accounting – Part Time
  • Information Systems – Part Time
  • Enterprise – Part Time
Course Duration

2 Years Part-time (4  semesters - Sept to Sept)

Aims

The overall aim of this programme is to facilitate the further personal and intellectual development of students, encompassing the skills of analysis, interpretation and synthesis within their chosen field of knowledge. Participants will be required to adopt innovative and creative approaches to business related issues and analyse critically business and management problems in a national, international and global context.

Course Structure Part Time

No. of semesters:                     4
No. of weeks per semester:    15
No. of timetable hours per week: 9
Which days: Wednesday and Friday

Assessment: Presentation of course consists of lectures, tutorials, case studies, visiting lectures, etc.

Delivery
Timetable Hours: 

Semester 1 Wednesday & Friday
Semester 2 Friday only
Semester 3 Wednesday and Friday
Semester 4 Research Dissertation
Time: Wed 6.30pm - 9.30pm | Fri 3.00pm - 6.00pm and 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Course Fee Part-time:
EU applicants: €2,950 per year 
Non EU applicants: €11,250 per year
Fees should be paid in full by the 31st October of the academic year.

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments and exams. For detailed module information, please click here.

  • Applications are now open for September 2014 intake.
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • When submitting your online application form, please ensure you have attached the following:
  • Proof of Educational Qualifications, failure to do so will mean non acceptance.
  • CV – detailing your employment history to date and any relevant expertise and experience.
  • Details of the following: (entered in the Additional Information section or as an attached document)
    • Main reason for applying for MBus
    • What are you expecting from this course?
    • Additional Relevant Information

 

Important Notes:

Examinations

Exams will be held in December, January and May and you are requested not to take Holidays in those months. Exam Dates will be notified to students in September and January for that Semester. 

Attendance

Attendance on the Master of Business Course is compulsory. You will also be required to undertake individual and group assessment work as part of the Course.  Failure to participate 100%,  in such work will disqualify you from the course. Examinations are obligatory and must be taken on the specified dates. 

Non-National Students

  • Students who have qualified outside of Ireland must get prior approval from the NQAI to verify that they satisfy the Level 9 entry requirements. This is the responsibility of the Student and must be presented before entry to the MBus Course will be  considered. For more information please visit www.nfq.ie and www.hetac.ie as well as www.cit.ie
  • Qualification Recognitions Ireland provide a service where foreign qualifications can be assessed for recognition against the Irish National Framework of Qualifications http://www.qualificationsrecognition.ie/recognition/
  • When a student seeking entry to a taught programme at CIT presents an overseas award (or awards that are not well-known or recognised in Ireland) it is advised that these be referred to the CIT Registrar’s Office (T: 00353 21 432 6426 or  00353 21 6100. The international “NARIC” system for the comparison of awards can then be used to determine the equivalence of such awards. It is the responsibility of the Student to ensure compliance with entry requirements. 
  • Proficiency in English is a requirement and must satisfy College Regulations.

 

Mr John Meyler
john.meyler@cit.ie
021 433 5335