M.Sc. On Campus

Strategic Management

Technological University Dublin

24 months
3600 EUR/year
3600 EUR/year
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This Strategic Management programme offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology is suited to high-potential applicants who wish to develop their capabilities in the field of strategic management.


Expertise in strategic management and planning has never been more important given the turbulent and challenging environments within which businesses now operate. At EU level change is now an ever present feature in relation to the money markets, banking and economics in general. At a global level businesses are faced with new competitors and different configurations of technologies generating new products. All this change has to be anticipated and managed by business at a strategic level to survive and indeed thrive. Graduates of this programme will be well placed to undertake strategic planning for businesses whether they are in the public, private or voluntary sectors.

The overall aim of the Strategic Management programme offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology is to prepare business graduates for a career in management with the specific aim of accelerating their progression to senior management in the private or public sectors, consultancy and various advisory and research roles. The overarching aim is to develop participants’ understanding and expertise of strategy formulation and implementation and the role of the leader in this.

Participants study a range of business modules and undertake group and individual assessments to develop the functional competencies, specialist knowledge, research skills, analytical skills, leadership and soft skills necessary for strategic management and leadership.

Key features

  • Deepen expertise in Strategic Management
  • Focus on Leadership
  • Opportunity to select your own specialism
  • Company Project or Dissertation on a topic of your choice in the field of Strategic Management.
  • Develop relevant analytical, communication and group work skills for today’s business environment.
  • Be part of a large postgraduate community (College of Business, DIT has 750 postgrad students) where you can network with people who already have a depth of knowledge across a range of domains including accounting, marketing, management, advertising, retail management and technology. Opportunities for networking at various events during the course of your study.

Career opportunities

Some students choose to remain with their existing employers and many are promoted either during the course or soon after completion. Graduates have also commenced their own companiesStudents have gained employment in companies nationally and internationally in the public, private and voluntary sectors. Some have set-up their own business or consultancy company. Past employers include Facebook, Google, Oracle, Vodafone, AIB, Central Bank, HSE, Department of Finance, Hibernian Life, 3E Mobile Ltd, Depfa Bank, Deloitte, Allianz Plc, Standard Life, New Ireland Insurance, FMB Chartered Accountants, CHR Plc, Citi Hedge Fund Services, Telefonica O2 and Paypal. A small number of graduates have undertaken doctoral study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding & Leading Organisations
  • Strategy & Leadership 
  • Analytical Tools for Business Management
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Business  Research Methods
  • Financial Services
  • Innovation
  • Retail Management
  • Marketing
  • HRM
  • Supply Chain Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduates of bachelor degree courses in business, economics (or an undergraduate programme where business subjects account for at least 50% of the subjects) who have achieved an honours degree (2.2 grade or higher) are eligible to apply. Applications from candidates who have an equivalent qualification at honours level (for example ACCA, CIMA or other professional bodies) are also eligible to apply. 
  • A minimum of 6.5 on IELTS for those whom English is not their first language. 
  • Non EU applicants must have documentary proof of Irish residency or an Irish work permit to be eligible to apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 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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