Why you should choose IBAT College Dublin for your Business studies Degree:
- IBAT College Dublin is Ireland's leading industry focused college. Our business degree course is designed to prepare graduates for the new economy providing them with the skills that employers value most
- Multicultural learning environment - Students from all across the globe study business courses at IBAT College Dublin
- Small class sizes ensure individual support and attention
- Friendly, practical and supportive Student Services department
- Convenient location in the heart of the city centre
- A level of service and care that distinguishes IBAT College Dublin from other institutions
Recognition - A degree from IBAT College Dublin is awarded by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) - formerly HETAC. This is the benchmark in quality and standards in the private education sector in Ireland. QQI is an Irish regulatory body and is accountable to the Irish government. Therefore, it demands the highest standards of excellence in education. A QQI degree is recognised worldwide and is a valuable asset on any CV.
Support - IBAT College Dublin prides itself on offering the highest standards of student support. From when you walk in the door at IBAT you will be made to feel welcome and the College will endeavour to support you in any way we can - if you need help with a subject or pastoral care for personal issues, we will always be just a step away. We take a student centered approach to education and always aim to maximise your learning experience.
Learning Environment - IBAT College Dublin provides a customised state-of-art campus to ensure that it is the most conducive environment possible for learning; from our numerous open areas for discussion and group work, to our debating chamber, to our library and Wifi connectivity throughout our building, IBAT strives to provide, for you the student, a learning environment where you can excel and reach your full potential
Want to get a strong grounding in the core pillars of business? Interested in the emerging trends in the field of marketing or develop a stronger understanding of the current economic environment? Want to understand the important role that financial analysis plays in a business? Then the Bachelor of Business (Honours) is the course for you. This four-year degree programme provides a broad range of business skills in conjunction with a detailed knowledge of the current business environment in which companies operate. The practical focus adopted by the College will help develop our students with the necessary personal and professional skills that will allow them to confidently progress onto a relevant postgraduate course or start a successful business career.
A graduate of the College's Bachelor of Business (Honours) course would be strongly suited to a position at a junior or middle management level across many different sectors, from SME's to Multi-National Corporations. This degree programme also prepares graduates for entry level positions in a number of different business areas, such as Marketing and Human Resource Management.
Many of the College's graduates pursue postgraduate qualifications in a range of areas and are well equipped for progression onto IBAT College Dublin postgraduate programmes.
Access is facilitated through the standard CAO route. A minimum of two C3s in higher-level subjects and four D3 in ordinary-levels subjects in the Leaving Certificate, including English and maths, are required.
Mature students (aged 23 and above on the 1st of January on the year of admission) should apply directly to IBAT College Dublin.
International students should apply directly. IBAT College uses a number of comparison systems, such as NARIC and the NQAI Qualifications Recognition system, to compare and establish equivalency of international awards. An IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent is required for non-native English speakers.
The College starts its degree programme from the beginning in year 1, concentrating on introductions to core business areas, and builds to discussing more strategic issues facing business in year 4. In year 4, the student will have an opportunity to develop specialist knowledge through the three elective options - International Business, Marketing and Business Information Systems.
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This course is accredited by Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI) - formerly Higher Education and Training Awards Council (HETAC). QQI is the statutory awarding body for the private education sector in Ireland.
Am I eligible for this course?
Through IBAT College's RPL policy, prospective students may be eligible for advanced entry onto this degree course. Any RPL application should be made directly to the College
Duration of course
4 years full-time
"What I like about IBAT College is that every member of staff works tirelessly to help you meet your goals. Whether it's a post exam review or an extra lecture before the academic year ends, all members do their best to facilitate your goals in order to guarantee you succeed".David Reddy, Bachelor of Business Degree - Year 3
"I've been studying in IBAT for the last four years, where I have had only good moments and experiences. IBAT helped me to improve my skills, qualifications and knowledge. The college by itself is very good. Lecturers are very attentive, reception always willing to help us and look after all the students for every single concern or doubt, and the infrastructure is also provide for all the students, conditions to enjoy this experience with much more fun. I'll definitely miss this College, my colleagues and members of the staff."Douglas Nascimento, Bachelor of Business (Honours) - Year 4
Facility - IBAT College Dublin has good environment for study and facilities are good as well, especially the IT facilities and library.
Quality of Education - Many lecturers have lots of experience and good professional backgrounds therefore bringing many business related case studies into their teaching.
Cost of tuition - IBAT College has competive tuition fees
Daeyong Park, Bachelor of Business (Honours) - Year 4
What is the course fee?
The course fee is €3,500. IBAT College Dublin offers flexible payment options. For further information on these payment options, please contact the admissions office.
What do I get for my fee?
- Full set of bound notes
- Access to your online student portal (view student portal site)
- Content Expert Lecturer
- Excellent college learning and information facilities (view college photos)
I would like to apply. What should I do?
Application for leaving certificate students for first year of the degree course is through the CAO system (CAO course code BY301).
Direct application can be made via our website using the Apply Online option above.