Virtual Open Day February 10th

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Welcome

Welcome to UCD Smurfit School's Virtual Open Day.  Join us throughout the day to learn about Ireland's leading business school and the range of programmes available to students from all academic backgrounds.  Over the course of the day you will have the opportunity to attend a number of live presentations, delivered by our leading academics, current students and alumni.  Most presentations will host a live Q&A session at the end, giving you the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. You can also explore a range of videos and take a 360 virtual tour of our beautiful campus.  Visitors are invited to review the schedule below and attend sessions of interest.  Enjoy your virtual day with us!

Live Presentations and Q&A

We are delighted to host a schedule of live presentations via Zoom throughout the day where you can learn more about our programmes and ask any questions you might have to our panel of speakers. The live presentation schedule is split into two tracks that will take place simultaneously.  Don't worry if you can't make it to every session today - all sessions will be recorded and available to attendees after the event.  

To join the live sessions you are interested in, simply click 'Attend Session' at the time noted (local Irish time) and you will be directed to a zoom webinar. If the presentation has not started yet, you will be directed to a waiting room until the host starts the session. 

If you are interested in a particular Masters Programme that is not featured on the live presentation schedule below, then make sure to check out the range of pre-recorded programme presentations.

Track 1

  • 10:00 10:45

    General Info Session with Q&A

    Hear from our Admissions team about our range of Masters and how to apply, followed by Q&A

  • 11:00 11:30

    MSc in Strategic Management

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 12:00 12:30

    Intercultural Development Programme

    Overview of this co-curricular programme, with Q&A

  • 12:45 13:30

    Relocating & Studying in Dublin

    Hear from our International Students Liaison Officer, Jola Meagher, followed by Q&A

  • 13:45 14:15

    MSc in Human Resource Management

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 14:30 15:00

    MSc in Aviation Finance

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 15:30 16:15

    Careers - Alumni Panel Discussion

    Alumni share their experiences and career outcomes

Track 2

  • 10:00 10:30

    Marketing

    Overview of our range of Marketing programmes followed by Q&A

  • 11:00 11:30

    MSc in Financial Data Science

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 12:00 12:30

    MSc in International Management (CEMS)

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 13:00 13:30

    MSc in Project Management

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 13:45 14:15

    MSc in Management Part-Time

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 14:30 15:00

    MSc in Digital Innovation

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 15:15 15:45

    MSc Management Consultancy

    Programme overview followed by Q&A

  • 16:00 16:45

    General Info Session with Q&A

    Hear from our Admissions team about our range of Masters and how to apply, followed by Q&A

Resources

In addition to our schedule of live presentations and Q&A sessions, visitors are invited to learn more about our programmes and campus life by accessing a range of additional resources and videos listed below.  View our Programme Listing to discover the wide range of specialist masters available to students from all academic backgrounds, or watch individual Programme presentations to understand which Programme is right for you. And don't miss the opportunity to take a Virtual Tour of our beautiful campus.

Meet our Speakers

With a diverse cohort of over 1,100 students from over 70 countries, we offer our students the opportunity to work with and learn from the best and brightest from around the world. Our dedicated faculty and staff provide support and guidance to students ensuring that their educational journey is rich and fulfilling.  Join our live sessions to virtually meet some of the people who will underpin your exciting educational journey at UCD Smurfit School.  Here are some of the leading faculty, staff, alumni and students who you will meet today:

Shubham Banerjee

Shubham Banerjee

Alumnus, MSc in International Business

Patrick Blaney

Patrick Blaney

Faculty, MSc Aviation Finance

Dr Alessio Cozzolino

Dr Alessio Cozzolino

Faculty, MSc Strategic Management

Ross Donovan

Ross Donovan

Student, MSc in Accounting and Financial Management

Gerard Dooley

Gerard Dooley

MSc Management Part-Time

Rebecca Fitzgerald

Rebecca Fitzgerald

Alumna, MSc in Marketing Practice

Joe Houghton

Joe Houghton

Faculty, MSc Project Management

Emma Ji

Emma Ji

Student, MSc in Digital Innovation

Dr Andrew Keating

Dr Andrew Keating

Faculty, CEMS Masters in Management

Laura Keely

Laura Keely

MSc Admissions Manager

Michael McDonnell

Michael McDonnell

Careers Manager

Dr Richard McGee

Dr Richard McGee

Faculty, MSc Financial Data Science

Assoc. Prof Colm McLaughlin

Assoc. Prof Colm McLaughlin

Faculty, MSc Human Resource Management

Professor Damien McLoughlin

Professor Damien McLoughlin

Faculty, Marketing

Jola Meagher

Jola Meagher

International Students Liaison Officer

Dr Gianluca Miscione

Dr Gianluca Miscione

Faculty, MSc Digital Innovation

Richard Murphy

Richard Murphy

MSc Admissions Manager

Erik Obendorfer

Erik Obendorfer

Alumnus, MSc in Digital Innovation

Kathy O'Reilly

Kathy O'Reilly

Faculty, MSc Management Consultancy

Andrew Tang

Andrew Tang

Student, MSc Aviation Finance

Dr Linda Yang

Dr Linda Yang

Intercultural Development & Support Officer

Jackie Zixuan Wang

Jackie Zixuan Wang

Student, CEMS Masters in Management

Contact Us

We hope that you enjoy your virtual day with us and that you get the information you need from the live presentations and resources available today.  If you have additional queries following the event you can contact our Admissions Team, by emailing smurfit.admissions@ucd.ie, who will be delighted to answer any questions you might have.  

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