Geocomputation - National Centre for Geocomputation - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Geocomputation - National Centre for Geocomputation - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH02B MH03B MH04B MH05B
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MSc & PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences
September (or other agreed time)
PAC Application Information

Expand+Closing date
Research applications are generally accepted at any time

Applying for a PhD or Research Masters Programme

When applying for a PhD or Research Masters programme, applicants should contact the Department where they wish to study bef...

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Duration MH02B PhD 4 years Full-time
MH03B PhD 6 years Part-time
MH04B MSc by Research 2 years Full-time
MH05B MSc by Research 3 years Part-time
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Financial Support Postgraduate Scholarships

Launching 2020
Maynooth University invested €1.4 million in postgraduate scholarship support in 2019. We welcome applications from Maynooth alumni, current students entering postgraduate studies and all EU and non-EU students commencing their postgraduate studies with us. Our scholarship opportunities will open on this webpage in early 2020.
Entry Requirements

Candidates for research degrees will normally be expected to have at least an upper Second Class Honours degree or a relevant Masters degree. Relevant academic backgrounds include Geography, Computing Science, Surveying, Geomatics, Mathematics a...

Course Content

This structured research programme in Geocomputation aims to:

• Build capacity for independent research.

• Enhance advanced specialist knowledge in Geocomputation alongside transferable and generic skills.

• Enable students to dis...

Research Areas For information on research interests of NCG visit
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+There is an international shortage of highly skilled researchers able to handle large and complex datasets. Thus far our graduates have continued with research in academic environments but there are opportunities in public and private sector research...

Further Enquiries Tel +353 (0)1 708 6455
Address The National Centre for Geocomputation, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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