Whether you see yourself working in a structured environment for established companies or are looking to develop your own business, a degree from UCD Quinn School will provide you with the skills and knowledge to get a head start in your career. The modern economy demands flexible and adaptable professionals. Our courses have been developed with industry input ensuring your education is fully in line with the current economic business environment.
Graduates from the UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business are well regarded by industry, have an internationally-recognised degree and an excellent rate of graduate employment. Learn more about our graduate employment rates here.
As part of the BSc Economics and Finance degree, you will discover how the economy works, learn vital management and analytical skills, concepts and competences, and combine this knowledge to pursue careers and become a recognised professional in a broad range of sectors at the forefront of the modern economy. These include:
- Finance (e.g., investment banking, asset management, hedge funds, private equity), management consulting, the ICT industry and business analytics, economic and financial research in the public and private sector, academia. Management Consulting
- ICT Industry
- Business Analytics
- Economics and Financial Research in the Public and Private Sector
It is a competitive programme, but with excellent employment rates and above-average starting salaries.
UCD Career and Development Centre
The UCD Career and Development Centre can help you plan for your career, develop your skills and advance your job applications or further study through services such as:
- Company Presentations and Fairs
- CV Workshops
- Interview Seminars
- Graduate Job Opportunities
- Career Advice Meetings
- Further Study Guides
Jobs and opportunities for UCD Quinn School students are presented from the time they enter college right through to graduation. There are also dedicated job fairs addressing business-only roles for graduates. Visit the UCD Career Development Centre website to learn more.