Finance for Non-Finance Executives - Micro-credential, Short Course | Part time | Trinity College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
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Finance for Non-Finance Executives - Micro-credential

1 months
2000 EUR/full
2000 EUR/full
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The Finance for Non-Finance Executives - Micro-credential programme at Trinity College Dublin is designed for anyone who is in charge of a budget and who seeks to understand and analyse financial reports and also forecast future performance. 


Key Facts 

The aim is to give business leaders and decision makers a strong grasp of finance language, terminology and skills in analysis. The Finance for Non-Finance Executives - Micro-credential programme at Trinity College Dublin empowers non-finance managers to communicate effectively with accountants and finance managers.  Using practical and real-life case studies the programme will explore numbers in business financial statements and reports in order to provide an understanding of how day-to-day decisions and activities impact the financial performance of your business. 

Why should I take this Micro-credential?  

Participants will be able to analyse the performance of their business and make improvements in areas that are not performing to satisfaction. 

The micro-credential will also boost your literacy with financial language and terminology. 

Managers will learn how to spot financial opportunities and how to take advance of them. Participants will also learn practically how to investigate the cost and benefits of investments.

Programme Structure

On successful completion of this course learners should be able to: 

  • Define and describe the terminology and language of finance and accounting. 
  • Critically analyse and apply knowledge of business performance, cash flows, costing and pricing, company valuations and investment appraisal.  
  • Select from advanced financial techniques to develop a tool kit which participants can apply within their own organisation and put into practice immediately. 
  • Demonstrate how to critically evaluate a company’s financial performance using common-size income statements.  
  • Illustrate and interpret the components of the assets, liabilities, and equity sections of the balance sheet, and discuss the uses of the balance sheet in financial analysis.  

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants without a degree are welcome to apply provided they can show a proven managerial track record. 
  •  All applicants are required to have a minimum of 3 years professional or managerial work experience (this is in-line with entry criteria for other TBS post-experience postgraduate programmes such as the MBA and Executive MBA programmes).   
  •  Up to date CV required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR for the full programme during 1 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2000 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR for the full programme during 1 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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