Digital Agriculture

University College Dublin


Course Name Digital Agriculture
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T374
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 MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2023/2024 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc Digital Agriculture (Sept) FT (T374)
Duration 1 Years
Attend Full Time
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 1 Year Full-time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Digital Agriculture (T374) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8830
nonEU fee per year - € 27720

MSc Digital Agriculture (T375) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4520
nonEU fee per year - € 13860

***Fees are subjec...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+A 2.2 or higher honours degree in agriculture, biological science, physical science, environmental related,
engineering or computer science is required.

Where an applicant has no formal qualification encompassing agriculture/biology a personal ex...

Comment Related Programmes
MEngSc Water, Waste & Environmental Engineering FT
ME Biosystems & Food Engineering FT
MSc Digital Agriculture (Jan) FT
MSc Sustainable Energy & Green Technologies FT
Course Summary

Expand+The programme is aimed at students and industry professionals who wish to build their knowledge and skills-base to address the complexities of developing, deploying and managing digital technology in the agriculture sector. With a focus on design, nu...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The world’s population is expected to grow to approx. 10 billion by 2050. This growth will result in increased demand for resources, raw materials and food. In particular, demand for food is estimated to i...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Credit structure: 90 total credits, 60 credits of taught modules and 30 credits for a research project

All autumn and spring modules are optional and must be selected in consultation with the Programme Director.

The modules will be delivered ei...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Graduates of the MSc Digital Agriculture may find employment opportunities in the following areas:

Agricultural machinery (e.g. Agco, CNH Industrial, Claas, John Deere)
Precision farming (e.g. Amazone, Lemken, Rauch, Dairymaster)
Decision support in agriculture (e.g. Corteva Digital Ag, Syngenta Global)
IoT, data and predictive analytics (e.g. BASF, Bosch, IBM, Microsoft)
Further Enquiries CONTACT NAME: Laura Egan-O'Brien
CONTACT NUMBER: 01 716 1916
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