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The precursor of the Dublin City University, the National Institute of Higher Education was established in 1975. This was improved and expanded to be named as the Dublin City University in 1989.
Approximately there are 17 000 students and 640 staff. The DCU comprises the DCU Business school, Faculty of Engineering and Computing with 3 schools, Faculty of Humanities and Social sciences with 7 schools, DCU Institute of Education with 6 schools and the Faculty of Science and Health with 6 schools. Online courses are given via the DCU Connected online education and around 1200 students are presently enrolled. The university has 5 campuses; the main campus at Glasnevin, Sports campus (St. Clare’s), Innovation campus and St. Patrick’s campus.
*Average tuition fee is only an indicator of the estimate annual cost for MBA/Management courses at DCU. Course specific tuition fee may vary and it's best to refer to the university's [official website]. An estimate of the average tuition fee at Dublin City University in Indian Rupees is INR 12,80,000 as of 21 Oct 2019.
The DCU Business school is a relatively young business school with over 3000 students representing 58 nationalities. The school offers 6 undergraduate, 16 postgraduate and number of doctoral programs. It is a member of International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS) and maintains close relationships with partners in France, Germany, Spain, Italy, UK, USA, Mexico and Brazil to offer joint programs and student exchange opportunities. The programs are accredited with appropriate professional bodies such as; Chartered Accountants Ireland, ACCA, CIMA, CIPD and Psychological Society of Ireland. The school is proud of achieving AACSB accreditation and AMBA accreditation. It upholds the principles of PRME and belongs to the Small Business Charter. Over 70% of the faculty actively publish articles in peer reviewed international journals. The active engagements with industry and colleagues globally and internationally have ensured that the research appropriately impacts on key stakeholders.
There are full time , part time postgraduate courses and customized programs at the school. The full time Msc programs number around 9 and the part time courses around 6.
The DCU Executive MBA program is an internationally accredited MBA by the Association of MBAs and the AACSB. The program has produced MBA graduates for over 20 years. The 2 year, part time course was the winner of the Gradireland Postgraduate course of the year in 2018 in Business, Finance and Management. The course of studies is aimed at experienced business professionals who want exposure to the world of new and emerging technologies and digital communication platforms.
The Dublin City University Business school is located in the main campus of the university at Glasvenin about 5 km away from the city center. This is an urban campus in a38 hectare land. The campus is serviced by 19 different bus routes.
There are 3 research centers at the school; The Irish Center for Cloud Computing and Commerce, the DCU Center for Family Business and the DCU Leadership and Talent Institute.
The DCU library at the Glasnevin campus caters to the; learning and educational needs of business, nursing, sciences, maths, engineering, law and government and communication students. There is a wide range of study spaces to suit all needs; quiet individual study, open spaces for collaborative work and study rooms with plasma screens and white boards for presentation preparation. There is a lounge area for relaxation on the ground floor. The Math Learning C nte and the Academic Writing Center are other important resources available to the students.
The campus is self sufficient. It has everything a student would want, such as a bank, a creche, a bookshop, a hairdresser, the Healthy Living Center, The helix, the Inter Faith Center, the Memorial garden, a Pharmacy, a print shop, restaurants, cafes and the DCU Sports.
At the main campus at Glasnevin there are number of restaurants and cafes. The Main Restaurant with seating for 500 people and the 1838 club with the Seed Room with facilities to accommodate up to 60 people, the Staff Dining Room with a seating capacity of 200, the Long Room which can seat around 139 people, the Lounge which can accommodate around 70 people are much popular in the community.
Student accommodation is provided at the Dublin City University in the heart of the campus. Single bed rooms with shared kitchen facilities are given with free WiFi, launderette services and a 24 hour security. One can cook or obtain food from a number of restaurants and cafes within the campus.
There are off campus housing options. Homestay is the most popular housing option with over 700 host families registered with the university. Here the student would live as a member of an Irish family. Single and twin rooms are available.
The off campus housing is available at Gateway Student Village which is 1.2 km away from the campus. By walking it is only 12 minutes. The residences are modern and well maintained. It provides single bed rooms with shared kitchen and other facilities. Required utensil for cooking are provided. Free WiFi, 24 hour security and launderette facilities are other benefits. As the campus is close by food could also be obtained from many cafes and restaurants at the campus.
The summers are comfortable in Dublin. The winters are long, very cold and wet; and its is windy and partly cloudy the year round. The yemperature vary between 38°F and 67°F. It rarely goes below 30°F or above 72°F.
The school is responsive to the needs of people, organizations, economies and societies which form the basis of every program at the school. The course of study connects theory, scientific research, data and practice through participatory teaching approaches, industry speakers, national and international company visits and industry focused projects.
The DCU Business school has been very generous in providing a number of scholarships for those aspiring to further their learning goals. Female graduates are eligible for the 30% Club Scholarships worth €10,000. The Urban Volt Scholarships are open to those pursuing Engineering, Computing or Business at DCU. This is worth a minimum of €6,750. The John Thompson Scholarship is restricted to a DCU graduate undertaking a full time Msc in digital marketing. The Gaelic Players Association with the DCU support scholarships for DCU Business school Executive MBA and full time DCU business school Master’s programs. There are MBA scholarships aimed for mid-career business professionals drawn from a variety of industry sectors.
The DCU has very active employment oriented programs. Over 90% of graduates were employed or pursuing higher studies within 6 months of graduation. Each year over 150 postgraduates complete business practicums or consultancy projects for the industry.
The Careers Service provide: Careers Quick Query Clinics, Careers How To guides, Online Jobs board, Skills sessions on interviews, job applications, successful net working and transition to the work place, and One-to-one/group career guidance and career planning, Mentoring program, career fairs and events and, online psychometriic/aptitude tests. The careers service dedicate their services to the student from day one, graduation and beyond. A career path based on qualifications, interests, abilities and aspirations would be created by the careers service for the student.
The alumni community number over 17,000 working in leadership roles in Irish and Global enterprises.
The membrship is scattered around 27 countries in 3 continents. It provides a touchstone for the members to keeep in touch, to network with professionals and to be informed of events.
The DCU Business school is ranked among the QS Top 50 universities under 50 years and within the Top 200 most globally engaged universities in the world. The quality of teaching, smaller class size and high levels of industry engagements make the school stand out and thus have been aptly recognized through accreditation by longstanding accreditation bodies such as AACSB and AMBA. The AACSB accreditation is obtained by only 5% of the business schools world wide. The self sustained campus, close knit community together with all the learning and teaching resources and accolades won in such a short time make it an ideal choice.
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