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.

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: 2021/22

eLearning

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course focuses on fundamental aspects of law and contractual procedures affecting professional practice in the construction industry.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides an understanding of legal concepts, principles and rules relevant to businesses, and the skills needed to apply them.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides knowledge on how digital marketing communications can develop marketing and business decision-making.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course aims to build awareness of entrepreneurship as a theoretical concept and a practical reality.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides an in-depth understanding of the key theoretical concepts relating to consumer food choice and decision-making.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides knowledge and understanding of relevant global issues regarding how food is grown, reared, processed, distributed and consumed.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course introduces GIS relevant management and decision making concepts in business and society.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

This short course focuses on firm internationalisation and the key issues that affect marketing decisions in an international and global context.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This short course explores organisational innovation from an operational or practice perspective as a key aspect of business development.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course focuses on the application of organisation and management theory to construction projects.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course contextualises the infrastructure deficit and critically appraises the innovative approaches to procuring infrastructure.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course will enable participants to see the interconnections between sport business and the law.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course covers legal, technological, and policy developments related to the business of law and professional services.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course identifies how an online digital communication strategy can enable an organisation to critically evaluate online performance.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Bridge over troublesome knowledge.

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus