Applied Research & Innovation

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Applied Research & Innovation
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CWE03
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters MSc
PAC Application Information

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CWE03 Master of Science in Applied Research and Innovation CARLOW Full-time

Entry 2021/22
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Duration 1 year full-time
Course Fee CWE03 Master of Science in Applied Research and Innovation CARLOW Full-time €5,500

Programme Fees for Non-EU Students Masters Programme Fee – €11,250
Entry Requirements Applicants require an Honours degree (ideally a 2.1 or above in a cognate, business orientated discipline) or equivalent.

Graduates of other disciplines with significant business/industry experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

All applicants will be required to provide a personal statement and may attend an interview as part of the entry requirement for this programme.
Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?
The capacity of a business to innovate through new or improved products and services is fundamental to its competitive and commercial success. The objective of this unique practisefocused Masters programme is to cultiva...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?

Innovation Integration Management

Applied Research Methods

Entrepreneurship and Business

Model Bootcamp

Research, develop and produce three industry-based research papers

Design Thinking for Innovation

NOTE: Specific modules may be subject to amendment after our 2021 programmatic review.
Number of Credits Master of Science in Applied Research and Innovation 90 Credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What follow-on study opportunities are available?
Graduates may pursue Level 10 (PhD) study opportunities upon successful completion of this programme.

What will I be able to do when I finish this programme?

On completion of this programme l...

Dr Cathal Nolan
PhD, MEng, PgDip, BEng