Established in 2013, we are committed to achieving national and international recognition as a centre of world-class expertise and advice for family firms in Ireland and abroad. We produce high quality research and engage with the family business community to share insights on best practice for family business management. Read more about our research and browse our resources and publications here.
In June 2017, DCU Business School was awarded Small Business Charter status by the Chartered Association of Business Schools. The Small Business Charter recognises world-class business schools that play an effective role in supporting SMEs, student entrepreneurship and economic development. The Charter recognised the extensive and effective engagement with businesses and entrepreneurs across DCU, including DCU Business School, DCU Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurs, DCU Alpha Innovation Campus, DCU Invent, DCU Centre for Family Business and IC4 (Irish Centre for Cloud Computing and Commerce).