Taught course

Computer and Communications Systems MEng

University of Limerick · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

The principal entry requirement for either course is an honours primary degree in a numerate discipline. An interview may be part of the admission process.

Months of entry


Course content

Programme Content: Semester 1- C++ Programming, Software Engineering, Distributed Systems, Real-Time Systems, Computer Networks 1, Language Processors, Digital Communications.
Semester 2- Digital Signal Processing, Information Theory and Coding, Advanced Digital System Design, Processor Architecture, Digital Control, Computer Networks 2, Advanced Topic Seminar, Project 1/ Project 2.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MEng
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr Sean McGrath