Entry requirements

This course is open to graduates who have achieved the equivalent of at least an upper second-class honours degree, or better, in computing, information technology, or a related discipline. Well qualified candidates from disciplines such as engineering, mathematics, statistics, or physics who have sufficient knowledge of computing (including the ability to program) may also be accepted.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Computer Science is an exciting one-calendar-year programme aimed at excellent students who are keen to deepen their existing knowledge of computing. The expectation of graduates is that this course enables them to have rewarding careers in Computing or in a profession that has Computing or IT as a core component. This course is also a suitable preparation for PhD studies.

The course allows students to specialize in one of four technical strands: Data Science, Intelligent Systems, Future Networks and Augmented and Virtual Reality.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Prof. Donal O'Mahony
+353-1-896 3692