Do you dream of launching the next disruptive start-up, joining one of the big four accounting firms or becoming a brilliant entrepreneur?
Kemmy Business School (KBS) prepares graduates for careers in a wide range of business disciplines and professions including accounting, finance, economics, law, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, work & organisational behaviour and human resource management.
In the vast world of business, finding your niche is crucial – and at KBS, we speak your UL (Unique Language) and help you stand out from the crowd and get a first-class business education.
Whatever your career goal, KBS has a range of specialist postgraduate degrees and unique facilities to suit. Our Masters of Taxation has a 100 percent employability rate, and we’ve got Ireland’s only purpose-built trading floor on-campus – so you can get the hands-on experience that will put you ahead of your peers.
Home to over 3,000 students, KBS has been focused on the student experience for 30 years – so whatever shape you want your future career to take, we give you the education to get you there.
Download your essential guide to a postgraduate in Kemmy Business School here - including expert advice, courses, and careers.
The programme is a "conversion" programme of study designed to equip non-accounting graduates with a thorough grounding in accounting theory and practice. The course provides the perfect foundation for a career as a professional accountant, with graduates from the programme securing exemptions from both Chartered Accountants Ireland and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), thus providing them with exceptional employment prospects.Full course details
The UL Executive MBA is a part-time, two year programme. The programme is delivered in three-day, intensive, on campus blocks, with four blocks per semester and two semesters each year. The programme focuses on five themes: Internationalisation, Managerial Vision and Competencies, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Strategic Thinking and Leadership. UL provides the only MBA in Europe with a specialist Aviation Management stream and the only MBA in Ireland with a specialist Engineering Management Stream.Full course details
Specifically designed to meet the needs of NON-BUSINESS graduates who wish to develop an understanding of major business disciplines and pursue a business career. Provides a grounding in the knowledge and application of management principles, systems and techniques to a variety of organisational settings and contexts.Full course details
Technically orientated programme designed to balance theoretically rigorous coursework with a practical emphasis on the acquisition of advanced quantitative skills and an intuitive understanding of the dynamics of risk in financial markets. Includes Trading Floor Certification and an international business trip.Full course details
This programme combines core theoretical foundations with a strong applied focus to prepare students for a variety of careers in economics & economics related fields. The programme involves a unique collaboration with the Central Statistics Office (CSO) and access to a specifically designed economics laboratory and Ireland's only purpose built trading floor and includes an international business workshop.Full course details
The MSc in Financial Services was designed to equip students with the balance of academic knowledge and technical skills required for high value-added positions in the Financial Services industry in Ireland and abroad. Includes Trading Floor Certification and an international business trip. Facilitates subsequent professional accreditation within the international Financial Services industry.Full course details
With a strategic and international focus the MSc in HRM equips HR professionals to manage the increasing complexity and challenges in the modern HR function. The programme, which is CIPD accredited at the highest level and EPAS Accredited (awarded by the European Foundation for Management Development), provides access to specialist laboratory facilities and includes a five day international workshop.Full course details
This programme develops entrepreneurial creativity, awareness and specialist knowledge to help establish, manage and grow innovative new ventures across a variety of industry settings, incorporating a range of in-company projects to give a ‘real world’ experience. Participants explore their own entrepreneurial potential and prepare an investor-ready business plan.Full course details
Provides an in-depth understanding of the successful management of the global enterprise and seeks to develop an international, cross-cultural and global mindset among international managers of the future. It offers an excellent blend of the academic and the practical to enhance international career potential. An international study workshop is an integral part of the programme.Full course details
Provides an understanding of the international tourism industry and an appreciation of the key issues affecting its continued development along with insights into the marketing and management issues impacting on the sector. Students interact with tourism industry practitioners and visiting international faculty and an international field trip forms an integral part of the course.Full course details
This programme provides a comprehensive marketing education through exposure to key theoretical tenets coupled with reflective engagement on the interface between marketing and consumption in contemporary society. Providing ‘real world’ experience through ‘live’ projects, the programme includes specialist laboratory and computer facilities and incorporates a residential workshop.Full course details
This programme uses a flexible on-line delivery to equip experienced project professionals with skills, knowledge and understanding of project and programme management as a means of delivering sustainable benefits to contemporary organisations. There are two programme intakes each year (Autumn and Spring). The programme has PMI accreditationFull course details
Provides graduates with contemporary project management approaches, developing theories and principles, deepening of knowledge, skills set and ability to critically analyse and engage actively in the development and integration of project management as a way of work within organisations. The programme has PMI accreditation.Full course details
This programme offers a unique blend of insurance, risk management and financial services content. Designed to provide the technical capacity, objective reasoning and contextual overview for roles within the risk management & insurance industry. Includes Trading Floor Certification and an international business workshop.Full course details
Developed in collaboration with the Irish Tax Institute, this programme offers students the opportunity to be educated in tax in a holistic, integrated and sustainable manner in response to the expressed needs of the tax profession. Exemptions from Part 1 and Part 2 of the Irish Tax Institute professional exams subject to minimum grade requirements. Provides an opportunity to progress to study for the leading professional qualification, AITI Tax Consultant, and become a member of the Irish Tax Institute.Full course details
Equips candidates with a sound understanding of theory and research, while developing core competencies and professional skills in organisational theory, organisational change, employment relations, selection & assessment, training, employee wellbeing and research design and methods and includes BPS Psychometric Testing Certification.
The MSc in Work & Organisational Psychology is fully accredited by the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI). Both the MSc in Work & Organisational Psychology and the MSc in Work & Organisational Behaviour are fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (CIPD).