Galway Business School

Galway Business School is one of the leading independent third-level colleges in Ireland. Due to its organisation set up, we can respond quickly to the changing needs of students, industry and labour markets.

They are committed to flexibility, accessible progression routes and a strong academic record, we support you as you embark upon a lifelong learning journey.

We have a wide variety of both undergraduate and postgraduate programs both part time and full time to suit most individual’s academic needs.

For enquiries on courses not listed on our website, please contact us on info@finddigs.co.uk.

Foundation Programme

Galway Business School (GBS), in conjunction with our sister company, Galway Cultural Institute (GCI), offers an Undergraduate

Foundation Programme, which prepares students to progress on to higher education in Ireland at Undergraduate Level.

The Programme offers English language classes with subject specific knowledge in the streams of Business, Science or Engineering. Students who successfully pass this Programme at the requisite level will be given conditional letters of offer to partner colleges and universities.

BA Social Communication

This Diploma awarded by Galway Business School gives you a very practical understanding of marketing, how public relations work, the key principles of business communications and how to get the best from social media in the business marketing context.

This programme gives you a very practical understanding of marketing, how public relations work, the key principles of business communications and how to get the best from social media in the business and marketing context. You will understand how these areas interlinked and how they contribute to the success of any business.

The Diploma in Marketing, Public Relations, Business Communications & Social Media is an ideal course for you if you wish to explore more creative pathways into a business career or if you already have a non-business qualification. It is perfect for you if you want to advance or broaden your career with a formal marketing course. As well as the Diploma in Marketing, Public Relations, Business Communications & Social Media you will receive a Certificate from the Irish Academy of Public Relations.

The skills within the field such as, research and establishing relationships are important to any job so you will graduate prepared with real work skills.

BA International Business

(Top Up for Honours level 8 degree)

 

Our Top-Up BA Honours Degree programme is ideal for students who want to upgrade their Level 7 qualifications to an Honours Level 8 Degree. This top-up programme only lasts one year. This degree focuses on how organisations operate, what they perform, their styles of management and their business strategies.

The skills, competencies and knowledge you gain through research, analysis and presentation are exactly the skills required of successful managers in business.

By the time you graduate, you will be a confident public speaker in your presentations and you will also have built up your teamwork and leadership skills. You will have developed a business plan worthy of withstanding external scrutiny and crucially, you will be able to relate to others and understand their needs.

What sets us apart is our small, interactive classes. This, coupled with our excellent links with local businesses, will arm you with an education rich on every front.

BA in Business

This programme was created to give you a clear idea of how to think about business in an innovative manner it will provide you with a solid foundation for success in your future career.

Due to its different approach that stimulates new ideas and free thinking within the new business environment, it will assist you to develop the employment-focused, transferable skills necessary for an increasingly competitive international market.

The skills, competencies and knowledge you gain by researching your topic, analysing your findings and presenting your project coherently should give the confidence to make you a successful manager in any kind of business.

This course is delivered in both a full and part-time basis.

Entry Criteria

Completion of 12 years of High School with all pass grades (C or above) or equivalent.

Minimum IELTS 5.0 with no individual component less than 4.5 from a recognised IELTS testing centre.

If you do not meet the minimum English language requirements for direct entry to the Foundation year, you may undertake one of our English language programmes to bring you up to the requisite level for Undergraduate study.