How do I apply?

Applications are made via the CRM applications website.  Please submit a CV (no longer than 3 pages) and a Personal statement outlining how the MBA fits into your career objectives. 

MBA Writing a Personal Statement for MBA Personal Statement Guidelines.

I do not have an academic degree. Can I still apply?

Yes,  applications from non-graduates who have a minimum of five years relevant business experience may also be considered. To meet the criteria for relevant experience, prospective candidates should be able to demonstrate experience in areas such as management of projects, leadership of teams or business functions/units, responsibility for budget control, strategic level administration and planning.

What is the application deadline?

Applications are now being received for the 2022 programme and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 

How long is the programme?

Two years part-time.  For specific dates please see Dates, Entry Requirements & Fees.

What is the class size?

It is expected that there will be approximately 20 - 30 students accepted onto the programme each year.

How much does the MBA cost?

€14,355 per annum for EU students. 

Can I pay in instalments?

EU students have the option of paying their fees in two equal instalments in September and January each academic year.

Do you have any scholarships?

Please see the Scholarships page.

Can I get tax relief for study?

The MBA at NUI Galway is an approved programme for the tuition fees tax relief scheme where eligible applicants can claim 20% tax relief capped at a value of €1,000.  Please contact your financial adviser for further information.