Postgraduate Diploma On Campus

Business Finance

University College Dublin

9 months
7547 EUR/year
7547 EUR/year
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This Business Finance diploma at University College Dublin will provide participants with a renewed ability to integrate a financial approach into their business decision-making. In doing so, they will contribute to ensuring a sound financial basis for implementing all of their organisation’s strategic plans and decisions.


Designed to equip participants with the necessary tools and knowledge to understand the financial consequences of business decisions, this Business Finance diploma at University College Dublin will enable non-financial managers to communicate effectively with those in senior accounting and finance positions ensuring that all of the organisation’s functions are better integrated, significantly boosting the firm’s overall value.

Specifically, the programme will help participants:

  • Understand how the economic outcomes of business decisions are reflected in an organisation’s financial reports;
  • Communicate more effectively with their CFO and financial executives;
  • Understand business valuation techniques;
  • Hone the ability to assess the strengths and weaknesses of competitors by analysing their financial statements;
  • Improve their ability to use financial information in managerial decision-making
  • Assess the desirability and value of investment projects, corporate assets, and whole companies (acquisitions) ;
  • Understand the impact of operating decisions on financial performance.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • The Financing Landscape       
  • Revenue and Cost Analysis       
  • Key Financial Decisions       
  • International Financing       

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Participants should have at least 5 years management experience and hold a primary degree or equivalent professional qualification. Consideration will also be given to applicants who do not hold a primary degree but whose depth of industry/organisational experience, deems them suitable participants.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7547 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7547 EUR per year during 9 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7547 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7547 EUR per year during 9 months.

€7,945 & €7,547

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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