NUI Galway's Centre for Adult Learning and Professional Development provides opportunities for adults to upgrade their skills and qualifications in line with current trends in the world of business. Accredited courses are offered in the areas of business and commerce, economics, business law, management, innovation and technology. These include diploma, degree and master’s programmes, using the blended learning approach. This offers a convenient, flexible way of combining your work and study life, and allows you to integrate your everyday work experience with the academic knowledge you will be exposed to, enhancing both areas. If you are considering a new departure in your career, a business qualification will assist you. It will stand to you as a means of developing your self-knowledge, expanding your skills set and enhancing your career prospects.