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.

Bidding for Success - View the Bidding for Success course page

This course provides participants with the necessary skills and understanding of what a successful bid entails.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Business Performance - View the Business Performance course page

This short course explores current strategic issues facing managers in international hospitality, tourism and event operations.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Competitiveness - View the Competitiveness course page

This course has been developed in association with Harvard Business School and is closely based on their Microeconomics of Competitiveness module.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Digital Marketing Communications - View the Digital Marketing Communications course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Entrepreneurial Marketing - View the Entrepreneurial Marketing course page

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

Entrepreneurship - View the Entrepreneurship course page

This short course is designed to build participants' awareness of their entrepreneurial potential and assess the viability of an innovative project.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Global Business - View the Global Business course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Global Marketing - View the Global Marketing course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Innovation in Practice - View the Innovation in Practice course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Managing and Leading People - View the Managing and Leading People course page

This short 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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Marketing Management - View the Marketing Management course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Niche Tourism Development - View the Niche Tourism Development course page

This short course aims to develop a knowledge and understanding of the niche tourism provision within the tourism industry globally.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Strategy and Innovation - View the Strategy and Innovation course page

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: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

Visitor Attractions & Events - View the Visitor Attractions & Events course page

This course aims to develop knowledge and understanding of the key issues in the development and operations of a visitor attraction.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus