Physics - Space Science & Technology

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Physics - Space Science & Technology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F060
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc Space Science&TechFT(NL) (F060)
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 MSc Space Science & Technology (F060) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 9100
nonEU fee per year - € 26400

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance to the programme normally requires a minimum of a 2.1 honours degree or equivalent in Physics, Engineering, or a closely related discipline (NFQ Level 8 or international equivalent).

In special circumstances, students with a strong Physic...

Comment Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

This programme is suitable for graduates of physics or engineering who want to apply their undergraduate expertise in the space sector.
Course Content

Expand+MSc Space Science & Technology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

You will receive broad exposure to all areas of Space Science & Technology, from understanding the detector payload and spacecraft requirements to space mission design, proj...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
The Space Environment PHYC40660
Applications of Space Science PHYC40730
Space Sector Professional Skills PHYC40740
Satellite Subsystems PHYC40810
Space Detector Laboratory (10) PHYC40870
Space Mission Design (10) PHYC40880
Space...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Career opportunities include space research (mission specialist, payload scientist, mission planner), space-based applications (Earth observation and environmental monitoring, satellite navigation, telecommunications, space w...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Lorraine Hanlon
Contact Number: +353 0 1 716 2823
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