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Seize the opportunity to experience university life with UCD’s Summer School for secondary school students entering 6th Year or (Year 13 A-Level) in September 2024.


Business Summer School

Wednesday June 5th, 10.00am-4.00pm

Are you interested in working in the exciting world of Irish or International business? Find out if you have what it takes to be a leader in business by taking part in our one day UCD Business Summer School.

What happens on the day?

During the UCD Business Summer School, you will attend sample lectures from leading experts connected with the programmes, participate in interactive workshops, take a campus tours while also receiving information on the wide ranging career opportunities available to graduates.

Who can register?

The Summer School is for students who are going into 6th year or Year 13 (A Level) in September 2024.

What does it cost?

The UCD Business Summer School costs €35 and includes a sandwich lunch and tea/coffee. A reduced rate of €15 is available for applicants whose families are in receipt of job-seekers or disability payments. If you wish to avail of this discount rate please email summerschool@ucd.ie for a discount code before booking your course.


Enquiries in relation to the UCD Business Summer School can be made to Valerie Abbott <valerie.abbott@ucd.ie>

Where will the UCD Business Summer School take place?

The UCD Business Summer School will take place in the UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business. The building is number 49 on the UCD Map

Time Event
10.00-10.15 Registration
10.15-10.35 Welcome to UCD Quinn
10.35-11.00 “Sample Lecture, The Business of Business is….”
11.00-11.15 Break
11.15-12.25 Workshop – Session 1. Choose from a series of interactive workshops including:

  • What’s the big idea? Pitching, Marketing and Getting Heard
  • Innovation & Design Thinking – The Lego Challenge
  • The world of Global Business
  • From Classroom to Founder: Mastering Entrepreneurship
  • How to make good decisions
12.25-1.10 Exploring UCD, Campus Tour
1.10-1.40 Lunch
1.45-2.55 Workshop – Session 2 (REPEATED)
3.00-3.15 Studying Business at UCD
3.15-3.45 Student Panel Discussion
3.45-3.50 Close & End
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