Taught course

Computing (with Major Options)

Dublin City University · Faculty Of Engineering and Computing

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this programme is a 2.1 or higher in computer science or related discipline. Students with a 2.2 may, in exceptional circumstances be considered but will have to attend DCU for an interview and may be asked to carry out a short exercise to ascertain their suitability for this programme.

All applicants must submit;

  • Certified academic transcripts for all years of study at college or university in original language*
  • Copy of passport
  • Certified copy of parchment / degree certificate*
  • Personal statement

* Where an applicant is in their final year of their undergraduate degree, please submit certified transcripts for all years completed to date.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Computing offers a choice of Majors, designed to equip graduates with a range of cutting-edge skills, enabling them to produce high-quality software and systems that deliver solutions to business and the economy.

Graduates from the programme will be well-positioned to advance their careers in a fast-changing industry.

Information for international students

In addition to the above, non-native English speakers must also submit;

  • Certified English translations of academic transcripts and parchment / degree certificate

International candidates are expected to have educational qualifications of a standard equivalent to those outlined above. In addition, where such candidates are non-native speakers of the English language they must satisfy the university of their competency in the English language.

Fees and funding

International students
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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Renaat Verbruggen