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Management Stream

Waterford Institute of Technology

12 months
11500 EUR/year
6250 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Business in Management Stream at Waterford Institute of Technology is designed to equip individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of dynamic and complex organisational environments, and prepare them to be leaders and effective decision makers in industry. 


The Management Stream program offered by Waterford Institute of Technology is designed to deliver a well-rounded knowledge of the theories, practices and skills of management and business. The MBS (Management Stream) integrates innovative teaching and learning methods to prepare the student for the real world business environment and all the challenges and opportunities that this presents.

Open to all postgraduate students in the School of Business, our graduate seminar series is designed to facilitate an in-depth understanding of contemporary aspects of business, management and strategy, and their application in practice. On a weekly basis, students have the opportunity to exchange concepts and ideas with real-world practitioners in leading Irish enterprises. The series seeks to include a broad range of speakers, but retains a focus on the core themes of leadership and people, entrepreneurship, strategy, management, finance, governance and marketing.


MBS (Management Stream) graduate career prospects are excellent with in excess of 95% of our graduates gaining employment within six months of completion of the programme. Many of our graduates have progressed to middle and senior management positions in a wide variety of industries. The management skills provided equips students to progress in a broad range of business, public sector, voluntary and research workplaces. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Simulation 
  • Qualitative Research Methods or Quantitative Research Methods 
  • Innovation Management and Design
  • Leadership Development 
  • Management Skills Development
  • Managing Change  
  • Managing Corporate Creativity 
  • Applied Consultancy
  • Knowledge Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A second-class honours degree in business or area related to your specialisation from a recognised third level Institution 

  • Applicants that do not have the standard qualifying level eight qualification criteria, but that have the relevant managerial experience, may be considered for admission to the programme, subject to an interview. 

  • Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English. 

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.


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