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Programme Overview

The Professional Diploma in Business Sustainability is custom-designed for the agri-food sector and is run in partnership with Bord Bia. The programme is connected to Bord Bia’s Origin Green initiative and runs alongside the Origin Green Ambassador Programme which seeks to build awareness and understanding of Ireland’s sustainability programmes and credentials. In an intense, challenging and constructive learning environment, participants are exposed to the area of sustainability and learn to apply this subject area in a very real manner for organisational growth and development.

Key Details

23rd Oct 2017

Next Intake

€7,750 (€7,363*)


16 months


20 days part-time


NFQ Level 9 / 30 ECTS

Accredited / Credits

The Smurfit Experience



Origin Green Ambassador



Origin Green Ambassador



Origin Green Ambassador

Module Dates




Module 1

Oct 2017

Sustainable Food Business

Module 2

Oct 2017

Environmental Policy

Module 3

Jan 2018

Organisational Change for Sustainability

Module 4

June 2018

Sustainable Agri-Business Supply Chains

Module 5

Dec 2018

Branding Sustainability

Module 6

Jan 2019

Leading Sustainable Enterprise & Strategic Finance


Top 50 Global Ranking

We are currently ranked in the world’s top 50 open enrolment executive education programmes in the highly prestigious Financial Times rankings. In jumping 21 places to 48th in the world, and 26th in Europe, we achieved the highest rankings increase year-on-year.  We are the only provider in Ireland to feature in the highly respected Financial Times executive education open enrolment ranking, with only eight business schools in the UK making the list

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