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  • MBA Graduation
    Congratulations to our MBA students who graduated on 6th November! After the commencements, they celebrated with their guests at an MBA graduation dinner in the University Dining Hall.
  • Open Day 5th December
    We look forward to meeting you at our stand in the Exam Hall from 9am to 3.30pm where you can find information about our courses, our school, or simply to say hello! Click on the link to see times of the Business School presentations.
  • Trinity Business School on Facebook
    For regular updates on our School news and activities, head over to Facebook and give us a 'like'!
  • 5 Palmes of Excellence
    MBA Director Michael Flynn attended Eduniversal World Convention in Harvard last week, at which Trinity was awarded “5 Palmes of Excellence” (Eduniversal’s top level). The Business School was again ranked 1st in Ireland in Eduniversal’s Palmes League.
  • 10-Year Reunion
    Our 2005 MBA graduates recently attended the Trinity MBA Reunion. The group joined the Trinity MBA Tales from the Crypt Event for the incoming MBA’s. The following night the group had dinner in the 1592 restaurant.
  • Into the West for our MBA’s
    Incoming MBA candidates spent time in the Belmullet Gaeltacht recently where they were put into an offline environment (no wifi / internet) to commence their induction into the Trinity MBA programme.
  • Inaugural Lecture - Dean, Trinity Business School
    The Dean of Trinity Business School, Professor Andrew Burke, presented his Inaugural Lecture titled “The New Entrepreneurship” in the University Exam Hall recently.
  • Trinity Business School's New Executive Programme
    Bank of Ireland has announced that it will sponsor the ‘Trinity International Growth Programme, in partnership with Bank of Ireland and the British Irish Chamber of Commerce’, a bespoke executive education programme for senior executives in SMEs across the Republic of Ireland, Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
  • Best Finance People on Twitter
    Twitter has evolved into a platform for serious finance gurus. Professor Brian Lucey has sent us the list to which he contributed - 'The 129 finance people you have to follow on Twitter'.
  • Discover Research Night - 25.9.15
    As part of Discover Research Night, Professor of International Business & Development, Frank Barry, presented his research on the topic "The Leading Manufacturing Firms in the 1920s Irish Free State: Photographs and Forensics".
  • Interactive Engagement
    Professor Mairead Brady was guest editor of a special issue of The Services Industries Journal on ‘Exploring interactive communications using social media'. The other guest editors included Professor Mark Durkin and Dr. Aodheen McCartan from the University of Ulster.
  • Best Action Research Award
    Professor in Organisation Development, David Coghlan and research collaborators, Professors Filomena Cantarino and Rami Shani, received the award for their paper, ‘Action research: Learning from a merger-based study’ at 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management in Vancouver this August.
  • Study of European Airports
    Professor in International Strategic Management, Padraic Regan, presented his latest research in airport strategy recently. His paper explored entrepreneurialism in European airports at the World Conference on Transport Research in Shanghai, China.
  • Future Implications for the Eurozone
    Professor of International Business & Development, Frank Barry, appeared before the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform in July to discuss latest Eurozone developments and future implications for the euro currency.
  • Launchbox Open Night
    Launchbox is a 3 month student startup accelerator located inside Trinity College, dedicated to celebrating entrepreneurship and student startups. A panel of alumni and entrepreneurs provide mentorship, connections, funding and the ideal collaborative environment to launch new startup ventures.
  • The Trinity Business School Teaching Excellence Awards
    At a reception in the Senior Common Room recently Professor Andrew Burke, Dean of the Business School, said the 'lifeblood’ of Trinity Business School activities is teaching. He thanked the academic staff who focus on creating some of the most challenging, relevant and interesting modules in this country today.
  • 13th Infinity Conference in Ljubljana
    250 delegates from 53 countries took part in this year's conference, with 200 papers and 8 special journal issues. Keynote speakers were Jordi Gali of Barcelona and Lisa Kramer of Toronto.
  • Professor Crossan joins EU Commission Expert Group
    This high-level advisory panel of 42 representatives from local authorities, social entrepreneurs' organisations, the banking sector and the academic and university sector are consulted by the Commission on the development of social entrepreneurship and social economy in Europe.
  • Comparative Perspectives between Europe and Asia
    Professor Louis Brennan and research collaborator, Professor Philomena Murray examine the factors which drive regionalism and integration in their new book titled 'Drivers of Integration and Regionalism in Europe and Asia'.
  • Trinity MBA visit Shanghai
    The ongoing evolution of the Trinity MBA programme saw the launch of our Emerging Markets Study Tour this year with students travelling to one of the top ranked business schools in Asia, Fudan University School of Management in Shanghai.
  • Research on Non-Audit Services
    Professor Domenico Campa and research collaborator Dr Raymond Donnelly, UCC, have just published a paper in the 3* ABS Journal Accounting and Business Research, which gathers the latest evidence of non-audit services provided to audit clients in large UK listed companies.
  • International Residency Programme
    Our MSc International Management students, led by director of the programme Professor Mary Keating, visited Fudan University recently as part of their MSc. International Residency programme.
  • Celebrations for Trinity MBA
    The Economist’s Executive Education Rankings 2015 has ranked Trinity Business School’s Executive MBA programme in 59th place worldwide. The programme is ranked first in Ireland, in the top 40 globally by QS and within the top ten in Europe by ranking agency Eduniversal.
  • Two Prizes for Teaching Fellow Neil Dunne
    Trinity Business School Teaching Fellow in Accounting, Neil Dunne, has won two awards recently. His research concerns creating and testing a taxonomy of impression management strategies for audit firms. Details on this link.
  • Invitation to The 2015 Trinity MBA Reception
    The Trinity MBA Reception brings leading international and domestic organisations together with full-time and part-time Trinity MBA candidates and alumni. This year, Brendan Cannon (Trinity MBA, 1997) will be speaking about his career post-Trinity MBA.
  • Innovation in the Public Sector
    Professor Padraic Regan was an invited speaker at Loughborough University’s MBA Conference 2015. With the conference theme of innovation, Padraic’s session titled: 'Innovation in the Public Sector: A Case Study', drew on his experience as Head of Business Strategy for Dublin Airport Authority.
  • International Residency Leuven Institute, Belgium
    Our MBA students, full-time and part-time, spend a week specifically focussing on negotiation skills, cross border management and understanding global and regional drivers of change.
  • TBA in association with BoI Host Award
    Six of our outstanding Business students were honoured in the House of Lords last week in recognition of their extraordinary academic, community, sporting, cultural and business activities.
  • gradireland 2015 Awards
    The Trinity MSc International Management Course has been shortlisted by gradireland for their 2015 Postgraduate Business Course of the Year Award.
  • Gold Market Innovation
    Professor of Finance, Brian Lucey, speaks to Matthew Cowley of the Wall Street Journal about the move of some banks to participate in the new London Bullion Market Gold Price trading platform, while other banks express caution.
  • First in Europe
    In December 1965 the first MBA degrees were conferred in Trinity College Dublin, these students were also the first to receive management degrees in Europe!
  • Recruiting
    Trinity Business School is currently recruiting for the following posts: Associate and Assistant Professors in Business x 8, Accreditation and Ranking Manager, MSc Programme Director, Postgraduate Career Development & Alumni Officer.
  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship and New Venture Development
    Professor Majella Giblin's students Jonathan McGee, Ali McGinley, Ciara McEniff & Patrick Folan won best video pitch of a business idea with 'GreenCar'. Judges included Peaches Kemp of Itsa, Ian Barrett of Joule and Sean Duffy Programme Director of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year.
  • The Behaviour of Traders
    Professor of Finance Brian Lucey demonstrates the idiosyncratic behaviour of traders at psychologically important price points in his latest research “Behavioral Influences in Non-Ferrous Metals Prices”.
  • Keynote Speech by US Ambassador to Ireland
    The United States Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O'Malley, gave the keynote speech at the Trinity Business Alumni Ball recently. Ambassador O'Malley is an Irish American St. Louis attorney who was nominated by President Barack Obama in June 2014.
  • Trinity Student Entrepreneurs
    The Trinity Entrepreneurial Society (TES) and Dublin University Computer Science Society (DUCSS) organised a daylong event for business and computer science students to develop a realistic business concept.
  • Career Zoo
    Minister Richard Bruton joined Head of School, Professor Jim Quinn, and staff to launch Career Zoo recently. Career Zoo is Ireland’s keynote professional networking event. Over 10,000 job seekers attended the free one-day event on 21st February in Dublin's Convention Centre.
  • TEF 2015 - Taking Economics Forward
    TEF is Ireland’s first and largest student-run economic forum and was launched by President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, in 2012. Since then TEF has grown rapidly in size and reputation. The 2015 Forum was held in Trinity College recently.
  • Most Downloaded Article
    Professor Domenico Campa and research collaborator Professor María-del-Mar Camacho-Miñano's article ‘Earnings management among bankrupt non-listed firms: evidence from Spain’ is among the most downloaded in Routledge Social Science in 2014.
  • Eduniversal Rankings 2014-2015
    The Trinity MBA and Trinity Executive MBA are ranked 9th and 6th respectively in Eduniversal's Best Masters and MBA's Western Europe 2014-2015.
  • Trinity Business School Newsletter
    Take a look at the 2nd edition of our Alumni Newsletter which aims to provide an update on what’s happening in the School, from teaching and research to major developments.
  • Eduniversal Rankings 2014-2015
    Trinity Business School is ranked among the top business schools in Western Europe in Eduniversal's Best Masters & MBAs 2014-2015.
  • Professional Education
    Research on professional education by Professor Martin Fellenz has just been published in the journal Educational Philosophy and Theory. The paper focuses on how the independent self and an external educator mix to form the professional self.
  • Download our Brochure
    The Trinity MBA is offered on a one-year full-time and two-year part-time basis.
  • Research Seminars
    The seminar series, organised by Professor Campa, continues throughout the academic year. Details of the next seminar will be posted here.
  • Discover Research Night - 25.9.15
    As part of Discover Research Night, Trinity Business School presented 'The Deep Future of Business' with an insight into everything from the future of gold to posthuman singularities.
  • Harvard Business School lecture in Trinity
    Harvard Business School Alumni President, Jonathan O’Grady and Fergal Naughton recently hosted a breakfast in the Science Gallery, followed by a lecture given by Professor George Serafeim titled: “Winning Back Trust: Lessons from the Greek crisis”
  • David McWilliams joins Trinity Business School
    Trinity Business School has announced that David McWilliams, economist, columnist and best-selling author, will be joining the faculty and delivering a course on global economics to the Trinity Executive MBA.
  • Another Award for Tadhg Giles
    Business & Spanish student, Tadgh Giles, who won the Island of Ireland Prize in the Business category of The Undergraduate Awards programme, has just won the BS & L Oglivy prize for his Strategic Management Case Study.
  • Marathon Men
    Current MBA student Ken Whitelaw and friend, Gerry Duffy, set the goal of running 32 marathons in 32 days. A documentary about the challenge will be shown on 14 December in the IFI at 1pm and on RTE 2 on 21 December at 8pm.
  • Commencements
    Congratulations to all the students who have recently graduated. We hope that you have fond memories of the Business School and wish you all the best for the future.
  • Human Rights Defender
    To celebrate Mary Lawlor’s award of an Honorary Doctorate by Trinity College on Friday 5th December, the School of Business hosted a public interview with Ms Lawlor on Thursday 4th December.
  • Towards a China-EU Investment Treaty
    This Inaugural China-Europe School of Law/Trinity College Dublin Symposium will be held on 5th December in the Long Room Hub. Details on this link.
  • No 1 in Ireland
    Trinity Business School retains its place at 1st in Ireland, in the top 16 in Western Europe and one of the top 30 Business Schools in the world, as ranked by the global agency Eduniversal.
  • The Buddy System
    The Buddy System was set up in the summer of 2006 by Jessica Nesbitt and Donna Hogan, final year students in the Business School, to help incoming exchange students.
  • Strategic Alliance
    The School of Business has agreed an academic alliance with the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) joining a prestigious group of 12 international universities, including Carnegie Mellon University, University of Bamberg, and Boston University.
  • Inclusive Design
    Professor Mary Lee Rhodes and research collaborators Professor Mark Dyer, Director TrinityHaus and Mr Dick Gleeson, Dublin City Council Planner were part of the organizing team for a workshop on Inclusive Design in Norway recently.
  • Medical Humanities Lecture Series
    The Trinity Long Room Hub is holding a public lecture series on a new ‘interdiscipline’ - Medical Humanities. Professor Norah Campbell will be speaking on the subject of nanotechnology and invisiblity on the 18th November.
  • Major Publication on Action Research
    Professor David Coghlan is the lead editor of the newly-published SAGE Encyclopedia of Action Research. A massive project, this publication will be in 2 volumes with 314 entries, see YouTube introduction here.
  • Tadhg Giles is UA Island of Ireland Winner
    Congratulations to Trinity Business & Spanish student, Tadhg Giles, who is the Island of Ireland Winner in the Business category of The Undergraduate Awards programme.
  • Trinity Careers Week 2014
    Starting on Monday 29th September, Careers Week is an opportunity for students to hear about the wide diversity of careers directly from employers, graduates and professional bodies.
  • Professor Lucey in BBC Debate
    British economist Michael Hughes, CBE and Professor Brian Lucey debate the economic merits of Scotland going it alone on World Business Report.
  • MBA 2014
    Some of the full and part-time MBA Class of 2014 with staff and director, Michael Flynn, just before their final session. Congratulations from the Business School!
  • Another Trinity MBA Success Story
    Padraig Rushe (Trinity Part-time MBA 2013) has joined Neuromod Devices as Chief Commercial Officer. Neuromod is an Irish medtech start-up founded in 2010 by Dr. Ross O’Neill (Trinity Part-time MBA 2013).
  • Guest Lecture
    Indonesia's Ambassador to the EU, Arif Havas Oegroseno, gave a lecture to the MBA class, staff and members of the public recently. He is pictured here with Prof Louis Brennan, Trinity MBA Director Michael Flynn and Honorary Council Martin Murphy.
  • German Ambassador joins MBA 50th celebrations
    As part of the 50th anniversary of the Trinity MBA, a German food and wine reception was held in the College Atrium with special guest German ambassador, Dr Eckhard Lübkemeier.
  • Trinity MBA celebrates 50 years!
    On 22nd May, current and former MBA students joined School of Business staff and business partners to celebrate the 50th year of the programme.
  • Trinity MBA ranked No 1 in Ireland
    The Trinity MBA is 12th in the full-time category and 7th for its new executive programme. This consolidates the Trinity MBA as the No 1 ranked MBA programme in Ireland in both full-time and part-time categories and in the top 15 in Western Europe.
  • Women, Feminism and Business
    Current Trinity MBA student, Hannah Deane, talks with QS Top MBA about her experience on the Trinity MBA programme and about women in business.



MBA - Best Investor Pitch for an Entrepreneurial Start-up

Trinity School of Business among 39 leading institutions in QS Elite Global Business Schools report for 2012 – 2013 

New Book: Kotler, K, Keller, K., Brady, M , Goodman, M., and Hansen T., (2012) Marketing Management, 2nd Edition, Pearson, London.

‘Winner of Best Paper in Track – Ecommerce Award’ - Zamani, F., and Brady, M., (2012) How is Web 2.0 understood in Marketing: A definitional analysis from both IS and marketing perspectives, Academy of Marketing Conference, Southhampton, July 7-10.

Professor Brian Lucey has been appointed Editor in Chief of Elsevier journal - International Review of Financial Analysis

The best paper award at the recent 37th Annual Macromarketing Conference, held in Berlin. was won by a paper co-written by Dr Norah Campbell of Trinity College Dublin. Entitled ‘Reconceptualising resources: a critique of service-dominant logic’, the paper was chosen from among 90 competitive papers presented at the conference, attended by delegates from over 20 countries.

8th International Organisation Behaviour in Healthcare Conference 15-17 April 2012

10th INFINITI Conference on International Finance, Trinity College Dublin, 11-12 June 2012

Congratulations to Patrick Lynch who is the 2012 Trinity Business Alumni/Bank of Ireland Business Student of the Year and congratulations to all the other short-listed students: Conor Campbell, Laura Demery, Sophie Higgs, Colum Horan and Elena Sugrue. Award ceremony.

M Sc in Business and Management - a one year masters programme designed for non-business graduates

Trinity MBA - now available on a part-time basis

TCD Researchers Awarded EU Funding

New book: Collaborative Strategic Improvement through Network Action Learning by Professors Paul Coughlan and David Coghlan has been published.

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Business Student of the Year 2011 Award

Dr Bruce Newman, Professor of Marketing, DePaul University, USA gave a presentation on Tuesday 22nd March, 1-3pm in GLT, Museum Building, on ‘Bridging the Worlds of Marketing and Politics: Recent Elections and Implications for Democracy’.

Trinity's Business School is ranked 1st in Ireland and 30th in the World in the 2010 Eduniversal Global Top 100 Business School Rankings

Trinity Students Recognised at 2010 Undergraduate Awards - Business category winner: Daniel Philbin-Bowman

What to buy instead of bond funds - Professor Brian Lucey comments in The Wall Street Journal

Professor Paul Coughlan appointed Innovation Academy Course co-director

Central Bank Governor, Prof Patrick Honohan, opens School of Business Infinity Conference

Professor Paul Coughlan is presented with the Provost's Teaching Award 2010

Dr. Mary Robinson hosts School of Business Lunch in New York

Trinity School of Business hosts Evolutionary Economists and Business Historians

Ms. Mary Keating is elected Fellow of Trinity College Dublin

Trinity M Sc Finance class win All-Ireland CFA Global Investment Research Challenge

New Trinity MBA Scholarship Fund Established

Business Studies graduate, Mark Pollock, receives Alumni Award

Visit from Deputy Prime Minister Trung Hai of Vietnam

Congratulations to Anne Byrne, Grainne Conroy and Megan Huxhold, the School of Business HRM students who won Undergraduate Awards of Ireland gold medals.

School of Business hosts the 7th INFINITI Conference on International Finance

Business Student of the Year 2009 Presentation

Business School staff, together with other leading academics, argue that nationalising the banks is the best option - The Irish Times

Dr Mairead Brady co-authors the first European Edition of Marketing Management

Winners of the Trinity Entrepreneurial Society inaugural Ulster Bank Enterprise Competition

Trinity MBA graduate meets Taoiseach in Tokyo


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Last updated 22 August 2014