Engineering - Optical Engineering

University College Dublin


Course Name Engineering - Optical Engineering
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T319
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ME
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

ME Optical Engineering FT (T319)

Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 2 years full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+ME Optical Engineering (T319) Full Time
EU Year 1 - € 8410
non EU Year 1 - € 26400
EU Year 2 - € 8410 aa
non EU Year 2 - € 25600 aa

aa Second Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd Year in 2022 and who were a 1st Y...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8 ) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalent in an Electrical, Electronic, Computer or Optical Engineering programme is required.

Applicants whose first language is not Englis...

Comment Facilities and Resources
Modules are taught by faculty-engaged, leading-edge research, working in collaboration with nationally and internationally known industrial and academic researchers.
Course Content

Expand+ME Optical Engineering
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 120)

Between 2014 and 2016 Ireland outpaced the EU28 in the industrial sector of Computer, Electronic, Optical and Electronic Equipment, with an increase of over 56% in net sales value ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Optoelectronics EEEN40640

Stage 1 - Option
Numerical Algorithms ACM40290
Hyperspectral imaging BSEN40500
Optical Sensing Technology BSEN40520
Nanomaterials Chemistry CHEM40870
Software Engineering (ME)COMP41670
Data Science i...

Number of Credits 120
Careers or Further Progression Career & Graduate Study Opportunity
There are excellent job opportunities for optical engineers in the display, lighting, virtual reality, robotic and drone areas. It is a large and expanding area. Established employers in Ireland include both multinationals and indigenous companies, e.g. Andor, Carl Zeiss, Huawei, Intel/Movidius, Qualcomm, and Sensl, to name but a few.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Katie O'Neill
Contact Number: +353(0)1 716 1781
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