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GA172
Rural Enterprise and Agri-Business

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3 Years
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This programme will enable you to improve your knowledge and understanding of general business and to develop business skills, particularly as they apply to the rural enterprise and agri-business sector.


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GA172 - Rural Enterprise and Agri-Business
GMIT - Galway-Mayo IT

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GA172 - Rural Enterprise and Agri-Business
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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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There are many opportunities for graduates of this programme. The targeted roles, in addition to many returning to the farming sector or part-time farming, include:

  • Employment within the farm advisory service
  • Education and training services
  • Financial institutions
  • Sales, Marketing and PR agencies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Development agencies
  • Farm management and cooperative consultancy groups
  • Public sector organisations
  • Charities
  • Farming organisations
  • Conservation bodies
  • Home and foreign governments



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