Why Trinity for Management?

Our MSc in Management is designed specifically for graduated who have little or no professional experience but are passionate about taking control of their own career and future by gaining a solid understanding of core management theories and principles. Our programme will complement your foundation degree, grounding you thoroughly in the diverse disciplines of business and providing you with the skills you need to lead, manage and create in today’s complex business environment. The most exciting thing about this degree is that it attracts graduate students from areas as diverse as architecture to medicine, to fine art to archaeology, who come together to engage together in a fundamental training in all aspects of management. This diversity enriches the learning environment. Trinity College has long fostered this type of interdisciplinarity, and our faculty profiles will show you our own diverse research specialisms and training, which will support yours.

A wide ranging and comprehensive training in management

Through our comprehensive syllabi of modules covering multiple dimensions of management you will obtain a sound understanding of business, management and organisational principles, as well as honing your analytic and problem-solving skills.  Creating value and uniqueness by building on your diverse academic background, this degree will give you a distinctive edge in the market, and allow you to take charge of your career direction.

World Class Educators

Students work with experienced academics, practitioners, consultants, board members and executives who have distinguished themselves in their careers. We believe in evolving close relationships with our students, and thinking about each student’s unique background, talent and vision of their future.  

Our Reputation

Trinity College is one of the oldest and best-known universities in Europe. As the oldest university in Ireland, dating from 1592, Trinity has upheld a reputation of tradition and quality in education.  The Business School has played a key role in the development of business leaders – our alumni span the senior management ranks of industry in Ireland and across the world.  

In Trinity Business School, we have decades of experience in offering master’s courses and were among the first institutions in the world to offer an MBA over 50 years ago. Since then we have been innovating with courses to meet the dynamics of global business.

The MSc in Management was launched in 2011 and is ranked 3rd Best Masters in General Management,Western Europe, in Eduniversal's Best Masters 2015-2016.

Class based on personal care

You will be part of a class that actively creates a cohort identity, so you can be assured of a learning environment that includes a challenging yet supportive working and learning relationships with both your peers, the faculty, industry professionals and content experts. In-class dynamics are designed to be highly informative and interactive and actively combine academic rigour with real-world relevance. You will experience a wide range of carefully selected and designed pedagogical practices, including lectures, class debate and presentations, role plays, real-life case studies, group assignments, seminars from guest speakers, software-based exercises, and business simulations. 

International dimension

Trinity attracts academics and students from across the globe and the international mix of people in the Business School makes for a dynamic and exciting learning environment where we learn from each other and cultivate alternative perspectives on global management.   All courses on the programme are taught in English, but students whose first language is not English can avail of Trinity’s extensive language-learning facilities. 

Located at the Heart of Dublin

Dublin is a city with a one thousand year history, steeped in heritage and with a genuine spirit of friendliness. Small enough to walk around, yet the European headquarters of companies such as Google, eBay, Microsoft, PayPal, LinkedIn and Facebook,Dublin is an ideal place to study and connect in. Our campus exists right in the heart of this, and students will take full advantage of the opportunities that this closeness affords through access to industry speakers and networking events.


A focus on your own personal and professional development

Through our high-touch Personal and Professional Development Programme, we will equip you to develop the inter-personal and cross-cultural competence necessary to work in global contexts. In the MSc in International Management, you will be coached by experts in personal skills, emotional intelligence and cross-cultural competence you need to pursue a career in international management.


Based on the Global Employability University Rankings, Trinity College Dublin is in the top 110 global universities that employers rated most highly. The class in International Management regularly achieves 100% employment.
Because of the unqiue nature of this degree, graduates come from very diverse undergraduate training, from medicine to art history. This gives them a conceptual flexibility and multi-dimensionality that helps them gain employment across a number of industries including social media, consulting, financial services, operations, pharmaceuticals, transport, travel, education and government, and sales & marketing and social enterprise. As well as big multi-national companies, many of our graduates find their niche in indigenous, smaller organizations, start-ups and social enterprises. Please read some of our graduate testimonials to see what they are up to now.
Getting that job: A Professional Approach to Career Development
At Trinity Business School, your career development and employment prospects are of paramount concern. We have full-time, career development professionals who will work exclusively with you to attain your career objectives. They will explore career options with you and help you make informed career decisions.
How is this done?

  1.                     -  Best practice group sessions and workshops
  2.                     -  Individual meetings
  3.                     -  Interview practice
  4.                     -  Sharing job vacancy information
  5.                     -  Links with employers and the Trinity alumni global network

Careers Advisory Service

As a student of Trinity College Dublin, you can also access the Trinity Careers Advisory Service (CAS), a College-level, award-winning professional advice service which.  Included in the many services provided by CAS are an extensive Careers Information Centre, an award-winning website, careers’ fairs and ‘meet the employer’ events. CAS also offers TCD students exclusive access to Vault’s Career Insider – a premier resource for career opportunities that links employers with graduates and the Going Global strategic career planning resource. Packed with country-specific career information, this research tool provides expert advice for finding employment on an international stage.

Front Gate Online is one of the many ways for you to stay in touch with Trinity, leveraging its extensive network of business leaders all over the world. It is a network for graduates of Trinity College, allowing them to share contacts and attend parties, seminars and evening events on Trinity campus after they graduate. This community is very useful for students and graduates seeking or offering employment.

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