Prof Damien McLoughlin, UCD Smurfit School; Orlagh Nevin, Open Eir and Breege O’Donoghue, of Penneys/Primark, at the launch of the awards

The 11th annual Business Journalist Awards, organised by the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, is now open for entries. The scheme, in a(...)

Professor Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh, dean of the UCD College of Business, said that the ranking underlined the school’s commitment to maintaining and increasing standards. Photograph: Eric Luke

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School’s masters in finance has been ranked 36th in the world and 31st in Europe in a survey published on Monday(...)

Prof Niamh Brennan, programme director of the diploma in corporate governance at the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School. Photograph: Tony Gavin

Corporate governance has moved out of the boardroom and the classroom and on to the front pages over the past number of years. High-profile problems i(...)

Ciaran Hope has  been to Japan and Korea and he took part in the integrated leadership competition in Yale last autumn. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School has set itself the ambitious target of offering the most global MBA qualification in Europe. The stat(...)

Post-graduate degrees in business, such as an MBA in a ranked business school, can cost in the region of €30,000 in tuition fees. Photograph: iStock

Question: I graduated with an IT degree five years ago and have been working full-time since. I now want to study at post-graduate level, possibly in (...)

A conversion course can be a good option for students who want to move into a new area where they do not have previous experience. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

If you are considering a change in direction from your undergraduate degree a postgraduate conversion course offers the opportunity to change directio(...)

Internal university documents show UCD’s Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is looking to double the number of high-end ‘executive development’ courses it offers. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

University College Dublin has sparked controversy by converting 40 student beds into high-end seminar rooms for corporate weekend courses. The univers(...)

Library at UCD Smurfit School. Graduates of the MBA see average salaries rise by 71 per cent within three years

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School’s full-time masters of business administration (MBA) has climbed nine places to 70th on the annual Fi(...)

The Irish Aviation Authority describes Ireland as “A nation of aviators”. If that surprises you it can only be because the success of Ireland’s corpo(...)

Nama chief executive Brendan McDonagh: he faces questions over lack of records on discussions at  meetings.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Nama chief executive Brendan McDonagh and chairman Frank Daly face questions over why records detailing discussions at meetings critical to its contro(...)