This programme is designed to equip students with the specialist knowledge and practical ability to start or support new businesses. With a strong focus on technological and international entrepreneurship, students will learn how to excel in starting new ventures, supporting and financing enterprise or utilising an entrepreneurial mindset and approach in existing enterprises seeking growth.
Designed for those with an entrepreneurial mindset, the programme is unique in addressing ethical behaviour as well as the wellbeing of the entrepreneur amidst the stressful nature of new enterprise development. Students will attain the career skills to better start a new venture, finance new start-ups, support new enterprise development or scale and grow existing businesses. The programme includes interactive lessons, workshops and group projects. Students can also undertake research in the form of a company project instead of the standard dissertation.
Trinity Business School is located in the centre of Dublin in the heart of Trinity College Dublin, in International University steeped in history. QS World ranking 101st. Trinity College is the 1st in Europe for Producing Entrepreneurs and Start-Ups - PitchBook, 2019.
Applications for the next intake in September 2021 will open in October 2020. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis so we recommend applying for this popular programme as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
Who Are We Looking For?
Trinity Business School students come from a diverse range of undergraduate disciplines and arrive from locations across the globe. Our ambitious students are ready to embark on a successful and fulfilling career path in business by learning new skills and enhancing existing ones. They take away an awareness beyond profit to include the impact of business on the wider economy and society. We expect our graduates to ‘put in more than they take out’ of the economy and society throughout their career.
A first- or upper second-class honours degree, or equivalent. If you have yet to complete your degree, submit your most recent transcripts. If your transcript is not in English, please also supply a certified translation.
Two academic referees
Work experience (optional)
An IELTS or TOEFL Score: Non-native speakers will need an IELTS score of over 6.5, with no band below 6; or a TOEFL score of over IBT 90. If your primary degree was in English, you can ignore this requirement.
A GMAT score may be requested in certain cases.
MSc Entrepreneurship Career Opportunities
MSc in Entrepreneurship graduates can establish a new venture start-up or gain employment across a number of industries including finance and venture capitalism, IT, telecoms, social media, retail, tourism, pharmaceutical, healthcare, education, government, semi-state and social enterprise.
92% rate of employment post-graduation.*
*Student survey respondents currently seeking employment or in employment at 6 months following programme completion. Class of 2016/17.