Artificial intelligence is one the most exciting and fastest growing areas of the ICT industry and research. It has the potential to positively transform every aspect of all our lives, from smart cities and autonomous vehicles, through to improved healthcare services and low-carbon economies.
The MSc in Computer Science—Artificial Intelligence is aimed at graduates with a primary qualification in computer science or related subject area. It is not a conversion course, but expects students to be already at a very high technical standard with regard to their Computer Science education.
This full-time programme is taught by renowned, interdisciplinary NUI Galway experts in the field. It covers over two semesters many complementary areas of AI, including meta-heuristic optimisation, deep learning, autonomous agents and multi-agent systems. Furthermore, students reinforce their newly gained skills in a 30-credit project that is completed during the summer. Here students may have the opportunity to collaborate with a research group or with an industry partner.
3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. AI is one the most exciting and fastest growing areas of the ICT industry and research with many job opportunities.
2. Our students are taught by renowned, interdisciplinary NUI Galway experts in the field that cover many complementary areas of AI.
3. AI has the capacity to provide intelligent solutions that can help us to tackle many of today's greatest societal challenges.