Space Science & Technology

University College Dublin


Course Name Space Science & Technology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F060
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: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Space Science & Tech FT(NL) (F060)
Duration: 1 Years
Attendance: 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 - €8,475
non EU fee per year - €24,800

***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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Entry Requirements • Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2.2 award in an honours degree in Physical Science, Maths, Computer Science or Engineering. (NFQ Level 8 or International equivalent) .
• Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
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 ideal for any graduate of Science, Engineering, Computing or Maths who wants 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, projec...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
The Space Environment

Applications of Space Science

Space Sector Professional Skills

Satellite Subsystems

Physics Research Project 30

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Career opportunities include space research (mission specialist, payload scientist, mission planner), space-based applications (Earth observation and environmental monitoring, satellite navigation, telecommunications, sp...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dr Deirdre Coffey
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 2823
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