One Semester Option

European students have two options when deciding to study a semester at Dublin Business School, each option is available in both the Spring and Winter semester allowing you the option to choose when you would like to study with DBS.

Get more pre-arrival information here.

Option A

This option allows students to choose a selection of modules from all programmes offered at DBS at both Bachelor and Masters level. This option allows you the flexibility to build on your current knowledge in your field of study but also gives you the opportunity of studying something new. Subject areas include Business, Marketing, Arts, Journalism, Psychology, Social Science, Computing and Accountancy.

Option B

For students who prefer to study a more specialised semester they can choose to study the Certificate in International Business, a state-accredited certificate programme offered by DBS and receive an internationally recognised certificate award in one semester. The Certificate in International Business, is accredited by the Irish government body Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI) and is worth 30 ECTS credits. You will study five core modules, along with having the flexibility of choosing one elective course.

Certificate in Global Business

To view full course information for the Certificate in Global Business, click here.

The Certificate in Global Business (Level 7, 30 ECTS) is a full-time programme that has been designed to provide learners with the theoretical knowledge and applied skills in some of the core areas of global business as well as in a specific number of current and emerging areas that relate to the global and transnational business concerns. 

Core Content

Elective (Choose 2) 

• Advanced Economic Perspectives
• Business Ethics & Research Practice
• Global Finance
•  Innovation & Entrepreneurship

• European Legal Systems
• Political Economy of the EU
• Supply Chain and Procurement Management
• Global Supply Chain Strategies
• Social Media Marketing
• Digital Marketing Concepts
• Artificial Intelligence for Global Business
• Programming for Global Business