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MSc Global Management (Digital Disruption)DC527 | Postgraduate Full Time
For full time MSc at DCU (no study abroad option) fees for EU status applicants are €9,955. For fees associated with study abroad or double degrees options please see ipbsmgm.com
For full time MSc at DCU (no study abroad option) fees for Non-EU status applicants are €16,000. For fees associated with study abroad or double degrees options please see ipbsmgm.com
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Your chance to meet new people and experience new cultures. Study in two countries of your choice and learn the skills to be a successful global leader in the digital age.
In Industry 4.0, technology is disrupting, advancing and challenging business. Management practices are operating in an era when business is borderless. The next generation of aspiring leaders must understand the global and technological forces shaping the future of business.
While the MSc Global Management (Digital Disruption) is rooted in core management disciplines, global strategy and technological considerations underpin the programme, enabling graduates to excel in a business world where disruption, change and innovation are the only constants.
This programme is set apart by the ability to study at a partner Business School in North America or Europe. This is facilitated through DCU Business School’s membership of the International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS), an international alliance of top business schools. This unique opportunity immerses students in other cultures, enhancing intercultural competency and ensuring that programme graduates will excel in global business.
The programme is offered through three pathways, including an option to graduate with a double degree award.’ Details of the pathways are available in the ‘Why do this course‘ section
A full list of subjects taught on this programme can be found under the ‘Why Do This Course’ tab.
*The mode of delivery (eg, face-to-face teaching, hybrid approaches or online approaches), has yet to be confirmed and will be determined by reviewing the situation before commencement of the programme. Applicants will be notified as soon as possible, and this webpage will be updated.
DCU Business School is ranked in the top 90 Business Schools in Europe in the 2020 Financial Times Ranking, one of only three Irish Business Schools to achieve this ranking. The Financial Times Ranking for Business Schools is one of the most highly acknowledged and widely cited authorities on quality and performance of institutions globally.
Why Do This Course?
What will I study?
- International Business: Disruption & Challenges
- Strategy in a Global Context
- Marketing & Customer Experience Management
- Cross Cultural Agility
- Economic Geography & Geo Politics
- Business Process Innovation
- Statistics for Business
- Data Analytics & Visualisation
- International Corporate Finance
- Consulting Skills
- Technology Management
- Design Thinking & Creativity for Innovation
- Thesis / Practicum
This programme is unique in its format and can be studied through three paths:
- Full-time, one year programme completed at DCU Business School. This programme confers a single MSc degree from DCU (apply through the following link)
- Spend semester one in either Universidad de las Americas Puebla in Mexico, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) in Italy or Goodman Business School at Brock University in Canada before coming to DCU in semester two. This programme confers a single MSc degree from DCU (apply at ipbsmgm.com)
- Spend one semester in DCU* and either ESB Business School ** at Reutlingen University, Germany OR NEOMA Business School** in Reims, France (apply at ipbsmgm.com)
- Semester one in DCU Business School and Semester two in ESB Business School, Reutlingen, Germany
- Semester one in NEOMA Business School, Reims, France, and Semester two in DCU Business School
**NEOMA Business School, France, and ESB Business School, Germany, are both AACSB accredited universities.
All programmes are taught entirely through English. Students complete their thesis in the second partner university they attend.
Graduates will acquire advanced business knowledge and the prerequisite skills to prepare them to adopt leading roles in international management. They will learn during the programme how to use modern business solutions and acquire the data-driven digital competencies to deal with organisational and technological challenges which face corporations with international operations.
The programme promotes initiative-taking and creativity to identify and advance solutions for management problems. Through project and case study work, graduates will be adept at teamwork and interdisciplinary thinking. Graduates will be versed in and comfortable with data, analytics and statistics and will possess a strong understanding of innovation processes.
What skills will I learn?
International management and strategy
Innovation, design thinking and marketing
General Entry Requirements for standalone DCU degree (no study abroad)
For admission to the M.Sc. in Global Management (Digital Disruption) candidates must hold –
A 2.1 Honours degree in a Business discipline, or equivalent international qualification
Applicants who have achieved a 2.2 Honours degree may still obtain a place. This will depend on availability of places and on obtaining high grades in relevant modules on their undergraduate programme.
International candidates who are non-native speakers of English must satisfy the University of their competency in the English language. More information about English language requirements for DCU Business School can be found here.
Requirements for study abroad options / pathways are available here: https://ipbsmgm.com/
Full-time, one year programme completed at DCU Business School – apply via https://dcuie.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Apply/Account/Login?ReturnUrl=%2fApply%2f and (search for code DC527)
Spend semester one in either Universidad de las Americas Puebla in Mexico, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) in Italy or Goodman Business School at Brock University in Canada before coming to DCU in semester two. This programme confers a single MSc degree from DCU (apply at https://ipbsmgm.com/ )
Spend one semester in DCU* and either ESB Business School ** at Reutlingen University, Germany OR NEOMA Business School** in Reims, France. This programme confers a double MSc degree (apply at https://ipbsmgm.com/)
Application Deadlines for standalone DCU degree (no study abroad)
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the programme is full or until:
- Closing date for EU applicants is 15th August 2021.
- Closing date for non EU applicants is 16th July 2021.
Note applicants who require a study visa for the purposes of studying at DCU, are advised to apply as early as possible.
Queries from EU applicants should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Queries from non EU applicants should be directed to email@example.com.
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