Top MBA Programs in Ireland

List of top MBA programs offered by business schools in Ireland:

University of Dublin (Trinity College Dublin) - The Trinity MBA was one of the first MBA programs in Europe, and is situated within one of the oldest universities in the world. In 1999 it became the first Irish program to receive international accreditation from the International Association of MBAs (AMBA). Trinity's Business School is ranked 21st in the world, 1st in Ireland and 15th in Europe in the 2009 Eduniversal Global Top 100 Business School Rankings.

University College Dublin (Michael Smurfit School of Business) - UCD made history back in 1964 when it became the first school in Europe to offer the MBA. The UCD MBA program is designed to give students a deep insight into how to run a business as a general manager. This MBA program is designed for professionals with at least 3 years experience. It can be taken full-time (12 months) or part-time (24 months).

Griffith College Dublin - The Graduate Business School at Griffith College offers programs in International Business at MSc and MBA levels in full and part time modes.

Dublin City University Business School - The DCU MBA is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), an independent UK-based accreditation body. The DCU MBA Program offers a strong core curriculum with an overarching emphasis on strategy, leadership and renewal.

University College Cork - The MBA program offers a broad understanding of all the important functions of an organisation: accounting, finance, strategy, human resources, IT, marketing and operations. The program runs over two calendar years.

Dublin Institute of Technology - The DIT MBA program offers a comprehensive grounding in core functional areas, while focusing on a number of key themes including: entrepreneurship, management, leadership, strategy, innovation, global business operations and sustainability. Dublin Institute of Technology awards are internationally recognised.

National University of Ireland (J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics) - The Executive MBA at the J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics is one of the leading MBA programs in the country. The program places an emphasis on strategic decision making and develops practical and professional skills for success in increasingly complex environments.

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