Geospatial Engineering

TU Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Geospatial Engineering
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT9415
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date - Contact college for next start date
Programme Code: DT9415 (FT)
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Duration Full Time: The programme is delivered over three 15-week phases for a total duration of 1 year

Calendar - Full-time mode

September to December: Six modules

January to May: Six modules

June to October: Research dissertation
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To be admitted to the programme, students should have a minimum of a 2.2 in an honours degree (level 8 NQAI) or equivalent. Applications from candidates who have an equivalent qualification at honours level (for example, a professional qualification...


Expand+Programme Delivery
There will be a varied and flexible delivery of the programme including lectures, tutorials, laboratory work, project work, e-learning, problem-based learning, guest lectures, seminars, etc. Students are expected to actively contr...

Course Content

Expand+The aim of the programme is to prepare innovative graduates to work with high competence, using specialised skills and deep knowledge, as producers, managers and users of geospatial information, at the forefront of developments in domains where geosp...

Subjects Taught Geospatial Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations
Geodetic Surveying including GNSS
Geospatial Data Provision including GNSS, Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Point Cloud Science including Airborne and Terrestrial laser scanning
Systems and Practise - field and laboratory based
Industrial Work Placement
Research Skills
Project Management
Research Project and Dissertation
Other topics will be available as options - subject to resources
Assessment Method The programme is assessed through a range of techniques including: end of term examinations; project work; group work, assignments, and presentations. In addition, students of the MSc will be expected to complete a dissertation.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The MSc in Geospatial Engineering is a unique NFQ level 9 course in Ireland, it underpins the needs of a wide range of disciplines in the Built Environment and Engineering where the accuracy and connectivity of spatial data is key to survey related w...

Further Enquiries Dr Eugene McGovern
School of Surveying and Construction Management
College of Engineering & Built Environment
DIT Bolton Street,
Dublin 1

T: 01.402 3731
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