MSc (Business Economics)


NFQ Level 9, Major Award

The MSc in Business Economics may be taken full-time over 12 months or part-time over 24 months from the date of first registration for the programme.

The programme for the degree of MSc consists of two parts. Part I consists of a combination of examinations and coursework in a set of specified taught modules to the value of 60 credits. Part II consists of researching and writing Business Economics Reports (EC6618) to the value of 30 credits.

Students must present all elements of assessment by the third Friday in August in the academic year, following completion of the MSc Part I.

Exit Award

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Economics

Students who successfully achieve the pass standard in Part I, but who do not achieve the pass standard in Part II or who opt not to proceed to Part II, may opt instead to exit the programme and be awarded the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Economics (NFQ Level 9, Major Award).

Programme Requirements

For information about modules, module choice, options and credit weightings, please go to Programme Requirements