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 2022.


Business Summer School

Wednesday June 8th, 9.30am-4.45pm (Irish Standard Time)

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 2022.

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 susan.mcalinden@ucd.ie for a discount code before booking your course.


Enquiries in relation to the UCD Business Summer School can be made to Tara Walsh <tara.walsh@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 Activity Location Lead Person
9.30-10.00 Registration Berber Atrium Student Ambassadors
10.00-10.50 Welcome Address and Introduction to Studying Business. PWC theatre Associate Professor Maeve Houlihan
10.50-11.30 “The Business of Business is….” PWC theatre Professor Colm McLaughlin
11.30-12.00 Break Contemplative Space & Atrium Quinn Staff
12.00-1.15 Breakout sessions (Marketing; Language and Culture; Management Information Systems and Financial Analytics) Various (Quinn School) Quinn Staff
1.15-2.00 Lunch Contemplative Space & Atrium Student Ambassadors
2.00-2.40 Group A – Studying Business Student Panel Group B – Campus Tour
Marketing Manager & Student Ambassadors
2.40-3.20 Group B – Studying Business Student Panel Group A – Campus Tour
Marketing Manager & Student Ambassadors
3.20-3.50 Finance Sample Lecture PWC theatre Assoc Professor Julie Byrne
3.50-4.30 Digital Business Sample Lecture PWC theatre Assistant Professor Paul Dylan-Ennis
4.30-4.45 Feedback & Summer School Close PWC theatre Marketing Manager & Student Ambassadors

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If you have any queries in relation to booking a UCD Summer School please submit your query here. Thank you.

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