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Key Info

  • Course CodeCR_BBUSN_8
  • Field of StudyBusiness
  • Type of CourseHonours Degree
  • Type of QualificationBachelor of Business (Honours)
  • Type of Study Full time Part time
  • Application Closing Date11th September 2020
  • Level8
  • LocationCIT Bishopstown Campus
This programme has been designed to provide a balanced education through a critical study of the current dynamic and challenging business environment. It provides students with a broad-based business education helping students to develop personal and professional skills which will give graduates the confidence to pursue a successful business career, in Ireland or overseas. You will have the opportunity to study a variety of business subjects as indicated below. Case studies and practical business projects are used to develop students' analysis, communication and professional business skills. This programme prepares students for employment in a wide range of business areas and management functions of industrial, commercial and public enterprises, or as a self-employed individual.

Part Time Mode of Study

The following details cost, duration and fees associated with the Bachelor of Business (Honours) programme for part time evening students.


Course fee (Entry 2020)

€215 per 5 credit module (incl. exam fees)
Semester 1 fees to be paid on registration.

For information of Fees/Student Grants/Scholarships and Financial Assistance, please click here


One academic year and one semester
Year 1: Monday night (mandatory) & one other evening per week, 6pm – 10pm
Year 2: (One semester only): Monday night (mandatory) & one other evening per week, 6pm – 10pm



One academic year and one semester.


Bachelor of Business  (Honours) -  (Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications)



Graduates with an Honours Bachelor of Business with a H2.2 award or higher can apply for CIT’s Taught Master of Business (MBA) Administration in Strategy.

  • Ordinary Bachelor Degree in Business (with a minimum average mark of 50%)

  • Equivalent qualification.

Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience.  If you think  you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please visit www.cit.ie/rpl


To Apply


Full-time Mode of Study

Applications for this course are processed by the Central Applications Office (CAO) - Advanced Entry

Please ensure that you include all relevant information that might help us assess your application: 

  • Transcripts from previous Higher Education
  • A CV with information about relevant previous experience with references
  • A statement of interest.     


Part-Time Mode of Study
  • Online application is open for course commencing September 2020.

  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €450 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.
  • Late applications may be considered should any places become available.

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments, and exams.


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Course Details

Part-time Information

  • All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
  • Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2020-2021 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 


  • Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.  For more information on Fees, please visit fees/students

  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out www.cit.ie/rpl
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