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Your Career

Given our close industry links and INTRA work placement, it is not surprising that DCUBS graduates are among the most “employable” in the market.

A comprehensive review of employers’ attitudes and experiences with DCUBS students was undertaken in 2007, indicating that DCBUS is held in high regard by employers. They rate DCUBS students very favourably on criteria such as reliability, interaction with others, initiative, quality of work, technical knowledge, efficiency, and overall performance.

Strong Employment Prospects

Time and again we meet employers who express a preference for DCU graduates. This is reflected in our impressive graduate employment statistics.

Our latest graduate employment survey shows that 73% of DCUBS graduates went into full-time employment immediately after graduating. This figure is significantly higher than most other Irish colleges because we give you the skills, confidence and experience you need to move straight into the business world.

Graduate employers that visited DCUBS in 2007/2008 include:

  • Bank of Scotland (Ireland)
  • Irish Life and Permanent
  • Davy Stockbrokers
  • Citigroup
  • Ernst & Young
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Deloitte
  • Lidl Ireland
  • Bank of Ireland Group
  • Barclays Capital

Flexible Career Options

A degree from DCUBS will offer you unrivalled flexibility in terms of career paths. DCUBS graduates work in all sectors of business, government and society. Their varied roles include finance, accountancy, human resource management, marketing, management consultancy, and teaching.

Of course, the career path you follow will depend very much on your degree programme and also on the specialisms for which you opt within your degree. See our undergraduate programme descriptions for further details.

Companies with which recent DCUBS graduates work include:

  • Adidas
  • Eircom
  • Ernst & Young
  • Grant Thornton
  • KPMG
  • PWC
  • Bear Stearns Bank
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Intel
  • JP Morgan Chase Bank
  • Kerry Group
  • MBNA
  • Owens DDB Advertising Agency
  • Accenture
  • Citigroup
  • Diageo
  • IBEC
  • Nestlé
  • Vodafone
  • Procter and Gamble
  • BMW Group
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Davy Stockbrokers

Your Career Options:

Graduate Employment

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