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Business (Marketing Stream)

Waterford Institute of Technology

12 months
Duration
11500 EUR/year
6250 EUR/year
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About

The Business (Marketing Stream) programme from Waterford Institute of Technology is the MBS one-year taught programme aimed at preparing graduates for marketing and sales careers within organisations.

Overview

The Business (Marketing Stream) course from Waterford Institute of Technology was developed in collaboration with key stakeholders such as the South East branch of the Marketing Institute of Ireland and partner companies from the region including Glanbia and Flahavans.

The course addresses a clear need for graduates skilled in the application of specialist marketing techniques. Graduates are equipped with the expertise to trade domestically and internationally, create and execute advertising campaigns, collect and analyse data relating to market opportunities, manage customer relationships, develop and execute digital marketing strategies, and participate in the viability testing and launch of new product concepts.

Learning outcomes

Graduates of the MBS (Marketing Stream) will possess a unique and valuable combination of an in-depth knowledge of marketing theory and of contemporary marketing practice, and an ability to apply this in a practice oriented environment. Modules such as Marketing Strategy, Business Seminars, Reputation Management, Business Simulation and Entrepreneurship and Innovation facilitate students in developing a keen critical awareness of core business concepts, as well as allowing them to specialise in developing skills in areas such as market research and development, branding , market strategy and international sales. 

Emphasis is placed on integrating key theoretical developments with an ability to critically analyse and apply this theory in real situations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Simulation
  • Research Methods
  • Innovation Management & Design
  • Contemporary Sales & Marketing Practice
  • Strategic Marketing Planning
  • Strategic Digital Marketing 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A H1 or 2.1 overall award in a strong specialist business marketing undergraduate degree or a general business undergraduate degree with a marketing major/specialism.
  • Students from a non-business degree (example - BA in Hospitality Management) must have taken relevant business modules during one year of their studies and achieved a minimum grade of 60% in those subjects.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English, please see WIT’s English Language Requirements for details.
  • If you wish to pursue the Master of Business (Marketing Stream) in a part time capacity please contact the programme director Dr. Paul Morrissey at pmorrissey@wit.ie who will discuss this in more detail with you.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6250 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Waterford

670 - 1050 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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