Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: €45
Intakes: January, April, September
International tuition: €12,000
Domestic tuition: €8,000
The ability to confidently manage a business represents a valuable skill-set, particularly in a turbulent economic environment. In order for an organisation to be flexible in diverse business environments and to change direction at speed, they must be experts in business management and business strategy in a global context. The aim of the MBA at DBS is to develop these sets of abilities with a particular focus on a thorough understanding of business management. The MBA offers you a unique opportunity to study advanced theory and practice relating to management, and to develop an appreciation of the causes and significance of managing strategy.
This program can be done
A minimum Second Class Honours Degree (2.2) in any discipline from a recognised third level institution, or • An equivalent professional qualification such as ACCA or CIMA or • Higher Diploma in Business Level 8 conversion programme. • The GMAT exam is a mandatory requirement for all applicants who do not hold an Honours Bachelor Degree (Level 8) with a minimum achievement of Second Class Honours. • Newly graduated applicants will not be accepted onto the programme. • For applicants whose first language is not English, the minimum English language requirement for entry to the programme is IELTS score 6.5 (or equivalent).
The award of MBA is synonymous world-wide with competency in the strategic management of a business. The complexity of a managerial role is captured within the range of modules contained within this programme. Graduates typically progress into positions of management across a diverse range of organisations and multinationals, domestically and internationally. Completing a research dissertation as part of their programme, imbues learners with the ability to use scientific principles in conjunction with business models and expert knowledge, resulting in excellent decision-making skills. Informed decision-making is at the heart of successful strategic management, and this programme produces graduates that can take their place among peers internationally and excel in the disciplines of IT, cloud computing, finance, HRM, marketing and project management. Careers sectors currently range from new systems and product development, marketing, finance, engineering and science supporting the widely applicable nature of the programme.
Dublin , Ireland