The Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons) is a four year course designed to give a clearly structured business education that provides a solid foundation for a successful career in business.
You will gain a thorough grounding in the principles and practice of finance, marketing (including digital media and social marketing), management, creative problem solving and information technology. You will spend a full semester in year three on work experience, either in Ireland or abroad. This allows you to see your academic learning in action, and significantly boosts your employability at the end of the course.
During the first year students will study common modules, as they progress into second, third and fourth year (Hons Degree only) they will be offered a choice of specialisms.
Specialisms (choose 1)
Students can spend a full semester in year three on work experience either in Ireland or alternatively on international work placement. As well as international opportunities for study and work experience, students will have the benefit of working on live industry projects, employer links for mentoring, case studies, projects and internships.
Our degrees are accredited by relevant professional bodies. For example, if you complete a Level 8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting at MTU, you will gain maximum exemptions for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional accounting qualification. If you complete the Level 8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing, you are eligible to sit the Marketing Institute of Ireland (MII) Qualified Marketer examination.
Incentives Launched for Under 30’s to Kick-start their Marketing Career
For a price of just €30, MTU Marketing students can sit the Marketing Institute’s Qualified Marketer exam. Those who pass will be registered onto the Qualified Marketers Register and will also be enrolled as members for free for the first year, to help kick-start their career through The Marketing Institute.