Choosing NCI for your MBA

The MBA at NCI aims to encourage entrepreneurial thinking in our students, a valuable and essential skill in business leadership.

Our emphasis on developing an entrepreneurial mindset makes the NCI MBA a highly regarded and much-sought-after qualification for employers globally.

International Recognition

An MBA is an internationally recognized qualification that will enable you to position yourself to move into the highest levels of international business. The National College of Ireland has over 65 years of experience in delivering real-world management education; our MBA course is highly regarded, practical, inspiring and a real career game-changer for our graduates.

Diverse Network

Students on the NCI MBA programme come from diverse backgrounds, allowing you to network with like-minded people as you study. Our typical student has had five years’ experience at advanced middle management level in a wide range of industries and sectors. Our students have worked in prestigious companies like Aer Lingus, Paypal, Citibank, Pfizer, JP Morgan, Microsoft, Mercury Engineering and Enterprise Ireland.

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Challenging Course

The MBA course at NCI is designed to be challenging and engaging, encouraging you to think outside the box and tackle problems in a new, practical and innovative way. To do this, our course features a mix of engaging assessments, experienced guest speakers and real world business projects to deliver a truly enriching experience. 

Experienced Faculty

Our modules are delivered by faculty members who have both a proud and distinguished career in academia as well as extensive experience in their chosen business sectors. This means our lectures and modules are informative, engaging, inspiring and practical. 

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Excellent Location & Convenient Times

NCI’s MBA is a two-year part-time course with lectures and classes on Monday and Wednesday evenings, plus some Saturday workshops. Our location in the heart of Dublin’s financial district makes our course a convenient and practical choice for those wishing to balance work and studying for a top-class MBA.

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