Learn more with our business short courses

Ulster University Business School offers a number of short-courses for post-graduate study and CPD.


Ulster University Business School offers  a range of short-courses enabling you to learn more.  A number of our courses are taught over three or four days, in a number of areas including management, hospitality and tourism, marketing and entrepreneurship for postgraduate study and continuing professional development.

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Our full range of short courses

Ulster University Business School offer a range of short courses taught over a 12 week semester, enabling you to learn more in a subject area of your choice.  A full listings of all available short courses are shown below.

View course page for Business Practice and Commercial Awareness in Pharmacy

This course aims to critically evaluate, develop and apply business practice and commercial awareness in the marketing of pharmaceutical services.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

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View course page for Business Sustainability and Innovation

This course focuses on the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship in the wider context of business sustainability and the triple bottom line.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Construction Legal Studies

This course provides knowledge to enhance understanding of fundamental principles and key aspects of law and contractual procedures.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Construction Procurement

This course provides participants with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge of the key elements of construction procurement.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Contemporary Issues in Tourism and Hospitality

The aim of this course is to equip participants with the ability to address and critique issues that are of relevance to both tourism and hospitality.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Critical Event Studies

This course critically examines the wider environment in which event organisers must plan and manage their event.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Developing Leadership of Clusters

This course focuses on developing the knowledge, skills, behaviours and awareness which can facilitate effective leadership of clusters and networks.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Digital Marketing Communications

This course supports participants to deliver richer and more productive consumer experiences through digital marketing platforms.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Entrepreneurial Marketing

This course is highly interactive and is targeted at SME owners/managers keen to explore how to develop the marketing potential of their enterprises.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Event Management

This course introduces participants to the events industry, the event planning process and the complexities involved in organising events.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Finance for Managers

This course aims to provide participants with an introduction to the financial issues and techniques involved in managerial decision-making.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Foundations in Management

This course introduces participants to the subject of management, organisational structures and strategy.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Global Marketing

This course covers a range of concepts, issues and practices that are relevant to the study of global marketing.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for International Perspectives on Clusters and Networks

This course requires participants to explore and assess the range of factors which drive regional, national and international competitiveness.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Managing and Leading People

This course aims to enable participants to acquire an understanding of organisations and the behaviour which occurs within them.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Managing and Leading People

The aim of this course is to provide learners with a comprehensive framework of knowledge concerning the management and leadership of people.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Marketing Management

This course provides an advanced understanding of how marketing can be managed from both practical and theoretical perspectives.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Project Leadership for Construction Professionals

This course is designed to allow participants to master the twin tracks of managing a construction project and leading a business organisation.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Project Management in Construction

This course introduces the concepts of project management, examines the recognised practices involved in the project management function.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Strategy and Innovation

This course focuses on strategy and particularly on innovation and business development using innovative business modelling techniques.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Tourism and Hospitality Principles

This course provides participants with the necessary base of the key principles of tourism and hospitality.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus