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Dublin City University (DCU)

Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland

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Dublin City University has gone through a huge transformation recently, offering DCU courses and lifelong learning courses in North Dublin. The university has expanded its campus and range of courses by connecting St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra (SPD), Mater Dei Institute of Education (MDI) and Church of Ireland College of Education (CICE). These big changes at DCU cater for 16,000 students on DCU courses as they venture into their third level education. The expansion will increase DCU’s facilities across North Dublin, providing students with more time and space to focus on personal, academic and skill development throughout their duration at the university.

Dublin City University is renowned globally for its academic calibre. DCU is regularly featured as one of the world’s top young universities by the Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50. The Sunday Times has named DCU twice as ‘Irish University of the Year’.

The North Dublin university offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, while also presenting DCU Connected, their Online Leaning  Courses platform for students who work full-time or at a geographical disadvantage. Dublin City University is proud of their 50,000 graduates, who have gone on to be a major influence within business worldwide. DCU students have a wide selection of courses to choose from from programmes within its five faculties –  Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Health, Engineering and Computing, DCU Business School and the DCU Institute of Education.

The young and dynamic university also provides a eclectic variety of clubs and societies where students can spread their wings and venture into new hobbies and make new friends. The Office of Student Life, located in the student centre (The Hub) is a vessel for student creativity and community. There is also a wide range of facilities available for DCU students and visitors such as a bank, creche, library, pharmacy, hairdresser, restaurants and much more. For recreation, Dublin City University has state of the art sports facilities including swimming pool, soccer centre, squash courts, fitness centre, studios and a lot more.

Executive MBA

The DCU Executive MBA is designed to be professionally and personally transformative, aimed at developing business leaders with ambition, enterprise and leading-edge thinking who can create tangible and sustainable outcomes for their organisations through the application of their learning. The DCU Executive MBA programme, which is internationally accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), has…

MSc in Emergency Management

Crises and disasters, both local and international, have made headline news over the past number of years. The impact of natural disasters, such as the Tsunami on the Far East and Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans, is still being felt in those regions. The impact of human initiated disasters, such as the Twin Towers collapse…

MSc in Investment, Treasury & Banking

The MSc in Investment, Treasury and Banking is delivered on a part-time basis over two years. Wednesday evening classes are delivered in the IFSC to ensure minimal disruption, while Saturday morning classes are delivered on the DCU Glasnevin campus.

Executive MBA

The DCU Executive MBA is designed to be professionally and personally transformative, aimed at developing business leaders with ambition, enterprise and leading-edge thinking who can create tangible and sustainable outcomes for their organisations through the application of their learning. The DCU Executive MBA programme, which is internationally accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), has…

Masters in Special Educational Needs

The Masters in Special Educational Needs (MSEN) is a blended programme open to qualified experienced teachers working in primary and post-primary schools, in special schools or classes or in other recognised educational centres. The aim of the MSEN programme is to develop teachers’ knowledge and skills in analysing, critiquing and applying research literature in the…

MSc in Education and Training Management (eLearning)

The MSc. in Education and Training Management (eLearning) is a two-year part-time programme. Current participants on the programme are drawn from the widely varying fields of education (primary, post-primary, third level, adult education), corporate training, industry, health, professional organisations, NGO’s, government departments and state agencies. The eLearning strand is unique in its expertise in practice-based…

MSc in Education and Training Management (Leadership)

Participants come from all levels of the education system (primary, post-primary, adult and community, and third level) as well as from industry, the health sector, state agencies, and community organizations. Using a combination of blended and face-to-face sessions structured to support achievement for students undertaking Masters level study while balancing work and family commitments, this…

MSc in Emergency Management

Crises and disasters, both local and international, have made headline news over the past number of years. The impact of natural disasters, such as the Tsunami on the Far East and Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans, is still being felt in those regions. The impact of human initiated disasters, such as the Twin Towers collapse…

MSc in Guidance Counselling

The overall aim of this programme is to provide students with a standard of excellence in the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary for practice in the field of personal, education and career guidance and counselling; You will be educated and trained to develop a systematic and coherent framework for practice within your organisation; Through strong…

MSc in Human Resource Strategies

The Irish HR landscape has dramatically changed over the past few years, so for this reason, DCU Business School has extensively updated the MSc in Human Resource Strategies programme. The programme, which has been running since 1997, has established a reputation as the leading programme in Ireland for managers and professionals who are interested in…

MSc in Investment, Treasury & Banking

The MSc in Investment, Treasury and Banking is delivered on a part-time basis over two years. Wednesday evening classes are delivered in the IFSC to ensure minimal disruption, while Saturday morning classes are delivered on the DCU Glasnevin campus.

MSc in Management (Aviation Leadership)

The objectives of the programme are to provide graduates with the knowledge to: Demonstrate an understanding of the management complexity required to coordinate the various components of Airport Operations Identify the important leadership and management competencies required to plan and execute future aviation industry strategies Demonstrate an understanding of the characteristics, requirements and legal responsibilities…

MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology/Behaviour

The MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology/Behaviour at DCU Business School is the longest running specialised programme delivering organisational psychology education in Ireland. The programme emphasises collaborative and participative team learning, and draws heavily on the experiences and insights of participants rather than on the lecturer as expert. The programme produces professionally qualified organisational psychologists…

Professional Doctoral Programme

The Professional Doctoral Programme for both the Educational Leadership Stream and the Religious Education Stream is the first of its kind in the Republic of Ireland. It seeks to develop the student’s the ability to tread delicately between supporting academic notions of research as a public good in its own right, while being involved in…

DC 111 – Bachelor of Business Studies (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC111 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The Bachelor of Business Studies degree is a first-class all-round business degree with exciting options in HR management, marketing, law, eBusiness management, and finance. It is the essential toolkit for the world of business. Since the early 1980s…

DC 112 – B.A. in European Business (French) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC112 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work in the…

DC 113 – B.A. in European Business (German) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC113 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work in the challenging…

DC 114 – B.A. in European Business (Spanish) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC114 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience, language studies and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work…

DC 115 – B.A. in Accounting and Finance (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC115 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in Accounting and Finance degree at DCU is Ireland’s premier degree for those wishing to pursue careers as accountants and financial services professionals. This is an extremely popular course, the first of its kind in the…

DC 116 – B.A. in European Business (Transatlantic Studies) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC116 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience, language studies and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work…

DC 126 – BSc Actuarial Mathematics

CAO Code: DC126 Contact: Prof Jurgen Burzlaff, jurgen.burzlaff@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5389 Room: X136 Fee information Can we understand and predict the movement of stock prices? How long will people live, and for how much should their lives be insured? Can you advise someone what pension product they should buy? What is the rate…

DC 131 – B.A. in Communication Studies (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC131 Contact: Dr Debbie Ging, debbie.ging@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7729 Room: C2116 Fee information People, Society, Media ‚Äì it‚Äôs a world of communications. Think of the many ways in which we communicate: we communicate with each other (inter-personal communication); companies and public bodies use communications to operate effectively (organisational communication); and then…

DC 132 – B.A. in Journalism (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC132 Minimum Requirements: General Entry Requirements: Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in Four Ordinary or Higher level subjects including Mathematics and English OR Irish. Contact: Mr Patrick Kinsella, patrick.kinsella@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5031 Room: C172 Fee information Journalism ‚Äì Making Sense of the World. Understanding Journalism Journalism…

DC 133 – B.Sc. in Multimedia (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC133 Contact: Mr Declan Tuite, declan.tuite@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8368 Room: C2117 Fee information Using technology to create tomorrow’s interactive media. New digital and multimedia technologies are increasingly central to the communications sector. They are being adopted widely for the creation and production of material in many of the traditional media and…

DC 155 – BA in Applied Language and Intercultural Studies (Common Entry)

CAO Code: DC155 Contact: Dr Aine McGillicuddy, aine.mcgillicuddy@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5677 Room: C1105 Fee information A competency in language that embraces Translation Studies or Intercultural Studies. This degree looks at the principles underlying language, culture, translation and intercultural communication. It will develop your knowledge of the cultures and enhance your language skills tremendously…

DC 161 – B.Sc. in Analytical Science (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC161 Contact: Dr Mary Pryce, mary.pryce@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8005 Room: X111 Fee information N.D.P./E.U. Structural Funds Logos Analysis, detection and measurement ‚Äì the science of precision. Of fundamental importance in today‚Äôs information society, analytical science is the term given to the science of detection and measurement. We see, use and benefit…

DC 162 – B.Sc. in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Bachelor Honours Degree

CAO Code: DC162 Contact: Dr Dermot Brougham, dermot.brougham@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5472 Room: X119 Fee information N.D.P./E.U. Structural Funds Logos Think about it, what in the world isn‚Äôt chemistry! Considered by many to be the central science among the science subjects, chemistry has a wide range of industrial applications that affect our daily lives.…

DC 166 – B.Sc. in Environmental Science and Health (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC166 Contact: Dr Fiona Regan, fiona.regan@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5765 Room: X119 Fee information Using science for the good of our health. Understanding Environmental Science and Health. In recent years we have all become increasingly aware of environmental issues and their effects on our health. Problems such as diminishing fossil fuel reserves,…

DC 173 – B.Sc. in Physics with Biomedical Sciences

CAO Code: DC173 Contact: Dr Jean-Paul Mosnier, jean-paul.mosnier@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5303 Room: N142 Fee information Physics driving progress in medicine and healthcare Physics is the most fundamental of all the sciences and has fuelled most of the scientific and technological developments that we take for granted today. Since the discovery of X-rays by…

DC 195 – B.Eng. Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC195 Understanding Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering go hand in hand but each is quite distinct. Mechanical Engineering focuses on the design, manufacture and operation of products that have moving parts. Aircraft, automobiles, more fuel efficient systems and cheaper electricity all come to mind. Manufacturing Engineering meanwhile concentrates on convering…

DC 197 – B.Eng in Biomedical Engineering (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC197 Contact: Dr Caitriona Lally, caitriona.lally@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7608 Room: S386 Understanding Biomedical Engineering The world of medicine is evolving and expanding rapidly, with new treatments and new diseases appearing all the time. Similarly, the number of medical devices needed to apply these treatments and fight these diseases is growing. From…

DC 202 – B.Sc. in Sport Science and Health (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC202 Contact: Mr John Kerrane, john.kerrane@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8880 Room: XG05 Putting science into physical activity. Sport and exercise scientists study, research and advise on the scientific factors influencing sport and exercise. From this detailed knowledge they can give specialist advice (based on research) on improving individual or team performance. They…

DC 203 – B.Sc. in Science Education (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC203 Contact: Dr Paul van Kampen, paul.van.kampen@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5023 Room: N143 Fee information The next generation of science teachers will shape the future. Science and technology are a vital part of our day-to-day existence, so having an understanding of science, even at a basic level, is important and valuable for…

DC 204 – B.Sc. in Athletic Therapy and Training

CAO Code: DC204 Contact: Dr Kieran Moran, kieran.moran@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8011 Room: XG09 Preventing, treating and rehabilitating injuries in sport and physical activity. We all know that physical activity is a necessary and important part of daily life. Unfortunately, injuries ‚Äì musculoskeletal injuries in particular ‚Äì are incurred by people during physical activity…

DC 205 – BSc in Physical Education with Biology

CAO Code: DC205 Contact: Dr Catherine Woods, catherine.woods@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8008 Room: XG11 Making Physical Education an essential part of our children‚Äôs education and development. Physical education is an important influence on the long-term health of our children. As such it is an integral part of the education process, one that promotes the…

DC 216 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Psychiatric) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC216 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 225 – Mature Applicants General Nursing (Restricted)

CAO Code: DC225 Programme Overview: If you are a caring individual who feels that you can contribute to the well being of others with intelligence and enthusiasm, then you will do well in nursing. In addition to the general entry requirements for admission to the university the following requirements apply: Standard: OD3 or HD3 Maths…

DC 226 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Psychiatric) (Mature Applicants)

CAO Code: DC226 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 227 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Intellectual Disability) (Mature Applicants)

CAO Code: DC227 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 228 – Mature Applicants Children’s and General Nursing (Integrated) (Restricted)

CAO Code: DC228 Minimum Requirements: Grade C3 in Two Higher Level Subjects and Grade D3 in Four Ordinary or Higher Level Subjects including: Mathematics and English or Irish Children and adults – two unique groups call for two distinct qualifications. At the heart of this four and a half year course is the belief that…

DC 230 – B.A. in Economics, Politics and Law (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC230 Contact: Dr Michael Doherty, michael.doherty@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7814 Room: C227 Fee information Understanding the political, legal and economic institutions that shape the current global environment. The BA in Economics, Politics and Law (EPL) provides an intellectually challenging course that explores various issues and methods of analysis in the disciplines of…

DC 232 – BCL (Law and Society)

CAO Code: DC232 Minimum Requirements: Leaving Certificate with Grade C3 in Two Higher Level Subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level Subjects(which must include Mathematics and either English or Irish) Contact: Dr Olivia Smith, olivia.smith@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 6049 Room: C221 Fee information Why study the BCL (Law and Society) at…

DC 238 – BA in Contemporary Culture and Society

CAO Code: DC238 Minimum Requirements: Leaving Certicate with Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level subjects(which must include Mathematics and either English or Irish) Contact: Dr. Vera Sheridan, vera.sheridan@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5048 Room: C236 Fee information Indicative Timetable (Weeks 20-31) Programme Overview: Do you…

DC 240 – BSc in Marketing, Innovation and Technology

CAO Code: DC240 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information Indicative Timetable (Weeks 20-31) Programme Overview: Marketing for the Knowledge Economy Many of the inventions we take for granted today lay unused and unappreciated in labs around the world for years before they finally made it to the…

Executive MBA

The DCU Executive MBA is designed to be professionally and personally transformative, aimed at developing business leaders with ambition, enterprise and leading-edge thinking who can create tangible and sustainable outcomes for their organisations through the application of their learning. The DCU Executive MBA programme, which is internationally accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), has…

MSc in Emergency Management

Crises and disasters, both local and international, have made headline news over the past number of years. The impact of natural disasters, such as the Tsunami on the Far East and Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans, is still being felt in those regions. The impact of human initiated disasters, such as the Twin Towers collapse…

MSc in Investment, Treasury & Banking

The MSc in Investment, Treasury and Banking is delivered on a part-time basis over two years. Wednesday evening classes are delivered in the IFSC to ensure minimal disruption, while Saturday morning classes are delivered on the DCU Glasnevin campus.

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