MSc in Management

Who is the MSc in Management for?

The programme is designed for non-business graduates who want to pursue a career in business. Students have joined from a wide range of academic backgrounds, including arts, engineering, law, science and the social science.

What is the programme about?

The MSc in Management is an exciting programme designed for non-business graduates who want to follow a career in business. It is designed to deliver a well-rounded knowledge of the theories, practices and skills of business and management, and is delivered by a faculty of leading academics and industry experts.

Course objectives

The programme focuses on giving you a comprehensive business education. We teach you to identify and solve business problems in local and international settings, enhance your interpersonal, communication and leadership skills and complete independent research and project work.

What will I learn?

The MSc in Management will build on your enthusiasm, creativity and analytical skills and academic experience. You will learn to solve complex business problems using practical tools and business models.

How will I benefit?

You can take advantage of the diverse backgrounds and experiences of your classmates and learn from them as well as from the course material. The solid grounding you get in business will help you to advance your career prospects across different industries.


Applications are now being accepted for this programme for the 2013/14 academic year. All applications must be submitted on-line.
The MSc in Management programme is specifically designed for non-business graduates who wish to pursue a career in business. This programme is open to applications from graduates of Computer Science, Social Science, Psychology, Economics, Engineering, Medicine, Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Accounting, Physics, Architecture, Law & Arts.

The entry requirements for the MSc in Management programme are as follows:

  • You must have a minimum second-class honours degree (or equivalent). Applications are invited from graduates with non-business primary degrees keen to pursue a career in business or those who wish to obtain a business qualification.
  • Applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements may be considered on a case by case basis, dependent on work experience and/or other qualifications.

Please Note: Degree awards (levels, categories, classification) vary greatly across countries. International students are urged to contact the Admissions Office to get clarification on equivalent grades and the grades required for entry to this Masters programme. The UCD GPA system ranges from 4.2 downwards, unlike many other universities for which it is 4.0.

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Last updated February 19, 2018
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Sept. 2019
12 months
11,100 EUR
€14,500 Non EU
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