Co-operative and Social Enterprise (MSc)

University College Cork - National University of Ireland, Cork

Date Posted: May 5, 2019
Submitted by: Claire Pope
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Master's Degree


If you are interested in pursuing or developing a professional or voluntary career in the co-operative or social enterprise field, the MSc in Co-operative and Social Enterprise is designed with you in mind. It is a part-time course taken over one or two calendar years.

The main aims are:
to equip students for management careers and/or voluntary service at a senior level in a wide range of co-operative and social enterprises to equip students with the knowledge and skills you need to participate meaningfully and effectively at a leadership level in the decision-making, management and entrepreneurial processes of co-operative and social enterprises to develop students capacity to respond creatively to the needs and problems of the wider community and society, if they are either a voluntary or a salaried practitioner in a co-operative and social enterprise to provide students with access to postgraduate and personal development opportunities whilst allowing you to combine family responsibilities and employment.