Improve your employability
All of our postgraduate courses offer strong links with industry and the professional world and often carry accreditation
from professional bodies. By choosing to study at postgraduate level, not only do you gain valuable skills and experience
but you also demonstrate your determination to succeed in a chosen career.
Far from being a postponement to employment, postgraduate study can help you progress further and faster in your chosen
career. And, if you're not certain what direction you would like your future to take, further study can provide a secure and
structured space to help you find out through exploring your strengths and interests.
Get your foot on the career ladder
A large number of our postgraduate programmes include a work placement option, giving you the opportunity to gain vocational
experience, make valuable contacts and gain transferable skills. It is also worth considering that some postgraduate
qualifications are essential requirements to getting on the career ladder.
Gain skills for success
During your undergraduate degree you will have developed a strong foundation of transferable skills. Postgraduate study will
build on this base, giving you the opportunity to put these highly valuable skills in to practice. You will also gain
invaluable practical working examples that you can go on to use at interview to set you apart from other candidates.
Fee Structure at DBS
The course fee is €7,900 full-time or part-time. This covers the cost
of tuition, registration and examinations. Please note also that there is tax relief for Irish income tax payers at the
standard rate of 20% on all fees exceeding €1,000 and up to €7,000. Fees are typically payable in three
installments. 50% of the annual fee is due upon acceptance of the programme and prior to course commencement in September
with the balance payable in two installments at the end of November and the end of December. You can download our DBS feeinformation
sheet for more information or contact our admissions team
be happy to discuss the options available for you.